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Booton History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms



Booton is an ancient Norman name that arrived in England after the Norman Conquest of 1066. It is a name for a maker or seller of boots. Further research showed the name was derived from the Old English word bote, which means boot.

Early Origins of the Booton family


The surname Booton was first found in Berkshire, where they had been granted manor and lands by Duke William of Normandy after the Norman Conquest for their assistance at the Battle of Hastings in 1066. They were originally from Buat a castle near Falais in Normandy.

Early History of the Booton family


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Booton Spelling Variations


Before the last few hundred years the English language had no fixed system of spelling rules. For that reason, spelling variations occurred commonly in Anglo Norman surnames. Over the years, many variations of the name Booton were recorded, including Boot, Boots, Boote, Bootes and others.

Early Notables of the Booton family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Booton family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Booton Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Eliza Booton, who arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Bolton" in 1849 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) The BOLTON 1849. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1849Bolton.htm
  • Jane Booton, who arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Bolton" in 1849 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) The BOLTON 1849. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1849Bolton.htm
  • Barbary Booton, who arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Bolton" in 1849 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) The BOLTON 1849. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1849Bolton.htm
  • Elizabeth Booton, who arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Bolton" in 1849 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) The BOLTON 1849. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1849Bolton.htm

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Citations


  1. ^ State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) The BOLTON 1849. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1849Bolton.htm

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