× Home
×

Family Crest and History Search
House of Names
FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more


The origins of the Blanfearde name lie with England's ancient Anglo-Saxon culture. It comes from when the family lived in the region of Blandford. Further research revealed that the name is derived from ford where gudgeons abound around the county of Dorset.

Early Origins of the Blanfearde family


The surname Blanfearde was first found in Dorset where they have held a family seat from very ancient times before the Norman Conquest of England by Duke William of Normandy in 1066 A.D.

Close

Early History of the Blanfearde family

Expand

Early History of the Blanfearde family


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Blanfearde research.
Another 115 words (8 lines of text) covering the years 1616, 1675, 1662, 1665 and 1671 are included under the topic Early Blanfearde History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Close

Blanfearde Spelling Variations

Expand

Blanfearde Spelling Variations


Before the last few hundred years, the English language had no fast system of spelling rules. For that reason, spelling variations are commonly found in early Anglo-Saxon surnames. Over the years, many variations of the name Blanfearde were recorded, including Blandford, Blandeford, Blanford and others.

Close

Early Notables of the Blanfearde family (pre 1700)

Expand

Early Notables of the Blanfearde family (pre 1700)


Another 34 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Blanfearde Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Close

Migration of the Blanfearde family to the New World and Oceana

Expand

Migration of the Blanfearde family to the New World and Oceana


To escape oppression and starvation at that time, many English families left for the "open frontiers" of the New World with all its perceived opportunities. In droves people migrated to the many British colonies, those in North America in particular, paying high rates for passages in cramped, unsafe ships. Although many of the settlers did not make the long passage alive, those who did see the shores of North America perceived great opportunities before them. Many of the families that came from England went on to make essential contributions to the emerging nations of Canada and the United States. Research into various historical records revealed some of first members of the Blanfearde family emigrate to North America: Alexander Blandford settled in New England in 1699; John Blandford settled in Jamaica in 1684; John Blandford settled in Boston, Massachusetts in 1620..

Close

Blanfearde Family Crest Products

Expand

Blanfearde Family Crest Products



Close

See Also

Expand

See Also


Sign Up

  


FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more
House of Names on Facebook
Follow Houseofnames on Twitter
Houseofnames on Pinterest