Anglo-Saxon culture of England produced the name of Boty. It was given to a person with a striking physique.
Early Origins of the Boty family
Hampshire where they held a family seat from ancient times.
Early History of the Boty family
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Boty Spelling Variations
spelling variations under which the name Boty has appeared include Body, Boddy, Boddie, Bodie, Bode, Bodhy, Bodin, Bott, Botter, Bodds, Bods, Botty and many more.
Early Notables of the Boty family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Boty family to Ireland
Some of the Boty family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Migration of the Boty family to the New World and Oceana
At this time, the shores of the New World beckoned many English families that felt that the social climate in England was oppressive and lacked opportunity for change. Thousands left England at great expense in ships that were overcrowded and full of disease. A great portion of these settlers never survived the journey and even a greater number arrived sick, starving, and without a penny. The survivors, however, were often greeted with greater opportunity than they could have experienced back home. These English settlers made significant contributions to those colonies that would eventually become the United States and Canada. An examination of early immigration records and passenger ship lists revealed that people bearing the name Boty arrived in North America very early: Thomas Body who settled in Virginia in 1636; followed by Robert in 1645; John Body settled in Pennsylvania in 1682; John Bodie settled in Frederick county Maryland in 1794.
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