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The name Bowkett originated with the Anglo-Saxon tribes that once ruled Britain. It is derived from the baptismal name Buchard, a variant of Burchard.

Early Origins of the Bowkett family


The surname Bowkett was first found in Lincolnshire, where they held a family seat from ancient times.

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Early History of the Bowkett family

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Early History of the Bowkett family


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Bowkett Spelling Variations

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Bowkett Spelling Variations


One relatively recent invention that did much to standardize English spelling was the printing press. However, before its invention even the most literate people recorded their names according to sound rather than spelling. The spelling variations under which the name Bowkett has appeared include Bockett, Bocket, Bocard, Bocardi, Bochard, Bockard, Bokett, Bucard, Buchard, Bucket and many more.

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Early Notables of the Bowkett family (pre 1700)

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Early Notables of the Bowkett family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Bowkett family to the New World and Oceana

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Migration of the Bowkett family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Bowkett Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • Edwin Bowkett, aged 23, a carpenter, who arrived in Nelson, New Zealand aboard the ship "Chile" in 1874
  • Julia Bowkett, aged 21, who arrived in Nelson, New Zealand aboard the ship "Chile" in 1874
  • Thomas Bowkett, aged 26, a carpenter, who arrived in Nelson, New Zealand aboard the ship "Chile" in 1874
  • Sarah Bowkett, aged 23, who arrived in Nelson, New Zealand aboard the ship "Chile" in 1874

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