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Blagden Early Origins



The surname Blagden was first found in Roxburghshire, Scotland, where they held a family seat from ancient times, some say long before the Norman Conquest in 1066 A.D.

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Blagden Spelling Variations


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Blagden Spelling Variations



During the era when a person's name, tribe and posterity was one of his most important possessions, many different spellings were found in the archives examined. Blagden occurred in many references, and spelling variations of the name found included Blackden, Blackenden, Blackdean, Blackdon, Blaikden, Blackdene and many more.

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Blagden Early History


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Blagden Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Blagden research. Another 185 words (13 lines of text) covering the year 1200 is included under the topic Early Blagden History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Blagden Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Blagden Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Blagden Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Gradually becoming disenchanted with life in Ireland many of these uprooted families sailed aboard the armada of sailing ships known as the "White Sails" which plied the stormy Atlantic. These overcrowded ships often arrived with only 60 to 70% of their original passenger list, many dying of illness and the elements, were buried at sea. In North America, early immigrants bearing the family name Blagden, or a spelling variation of the surname include:

Blagden Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • E. R. Blagden, aged 38, who settled in America from London, in 1892
  • Blagden, aged 26, who landed in America from London, in 1892
  • L.P. Blagden, aged 51, who emigrated to America from Liverpool, in 1892

Blagden Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Edward S. Blagden, who landed in America, in 1903
  • Frances W. Blagden, aged 21, who emigrated to the United States, in 1906
  • George Blagden, aged 44, who emigrated to the United States, in 1910
  • Maggie Blagden, aged 24, who landed in America from Busbey Heath, England, in 1910
  • James Blagden, aged 36, who landed in America, in 1911
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Blagden (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Blagden (post 1700)



  • Samuel P. Blagden, American politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 1st District, 1912 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, February 3) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Sir Charles Brian Blagden FRS (1748-1820), British physician and scientist

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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, February 3) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

Other References

  1. Shaw, William A. Knights of England A Complete Record from the Earliest Time to the Present Day of the Knights of all the Orders of Chivalry in England, Scotland, Ireland and Knights Bachelors 2 Volumes. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print. (ISBN 080630443X).
  2. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
  3. Hinde, Thomas Ed. The Domesday Book England's Heritage Then and Now. Surrey: Colour Library Books, 1995. Print. (ISBN 1-85833-440-3).
  4. Mills, A.D. Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4).
  5. MacAulay, Thomas Babington. History of England from the Accession of James the Second 4 volumes. New York: Harper and Brothers, 1879. Print.
  6. Hitching, F.K and S. Hitching. References to English Surnames in 1601-1602. Walton On Thames: 1910. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0181-3).
  7. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  8. Magnusson, Magnus. Chambers Biographical Dictionary 5th edition. Edinburgh: W & R Chambers, 1990. Print.
  9. Dunkling, Leslie. Dictionary of Surnames. Toronto: Collins, 1998. Print. (ISBN 0004720598).
  10. Cook, Chris. English Historical Facts 1603-1688. London: MacMillan, 1980. Print.
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The Blagden Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Blagden Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

This page was last modified on 3 February 2016 at 09:35.

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