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Early Origins of the Borrall family


The surname Borrall was first found in North Yorkshire at Burrill, a small village in the Hambleton district that dates back to the Domesday Book of 1086 where it was listed as Borel. [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin, Eds., Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8)
It literally meant "hill with a fort," from the Old English words "burh" + "hyll." [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
Mills, A.D., Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4)

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Early History of the Borrall family

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Early History of the Borrall family


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Borrall research.
Another 213 words (15 lines of text) covering the years 1069, 1449, 1551, 1589, 1657, 1645 and are included under the topic Early Borrall History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Borrall Spelling Variations

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Borrall Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Burrell, Burrel, Birrell, Burrill, Burril, Birril, Berrill and many more.

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Early Notables of the Borrall family (pre 1700)

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Early Notables of the Borrall family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Borrall family to Ireland

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Migration of the Borrall family to Ireland


Some of the Borrall family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Migration of the Borrall family to the New World and Oceana

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Migration of the Borrall family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: George Burrell who settled in Lynn Massachusetts in 1630; John Burrell settled in Boston in 1635; Robert settled in Virginia in 1663 with his wife and three children.

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  1. ^ Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin, Eds., Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8)
  2. ^ Mills, A.D., Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4)

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