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Brattle Early Origins



The surname Brattle was first found in Lancashire where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. But Saxon surnames survived and the family name was first referenced in the 13th century when they held a family seat with estates at Conishead Priory. For those interested in further research of the early history of the surname we recommend the ancient Harleian Manuscripts which are in the archives of the British Museum. These Manuscripts are a Catalogue of the Herald's Visitations between 1510 and 1600. This distinguished surname Braddyll of Brockholes and Whalley is recorded in MS 1437 (folio 31) and others.

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Brattle Spelling Variations


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Brattle Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Bradhull, Bradhill, Braddyll, Bradwell, Bradill, Bradell, Braddell, Bradull, Braddle, Bradle, Bradyll, Brattill, Brattull, Brathull, Bratill, Braddle and many more.

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Brattle Early History


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Brattle Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Brattle research. Another 155 words (11 lines of text) covering the years 1275, 1455, 1487, 1657 and 1713 are included under the topic Early Brattle History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Brattle Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Brattle Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 16 words (1 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Brattle Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Brattle Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • Thomas Brattle, aged 24, a labourer, arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Douglas" in 1873
  • Emma Brattle, aged 21, arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Douglas" in 1873
  • Frederic Brattle, aged 2, arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Douglas" in 1873

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    2. Burke, John Bernard Ed. The Roll of Battle Abbey. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    3. Bullock, L.G. Historical Map of England and Wales. Edinburgh: Bartholomew and Son, 1971. Print.
    4. Burke, Sir Bernard. Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry: Including American Families with British Ancestry. (2 Volumes). London: Burke Publishing, 1939. Print.
    5. MacAulay, Thomas Babington. History of England from the Accession of James the Second 4 volumes. New York: Harper and Brothers, 1879. Print.
    6. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    7. Mills, A.D. Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4).
    8. Hinde, Thomas Ed. The Domesday Book England's Heritage Then and Now. Surrey: Colour Library Books, 1995. Print. (ISBN 1-85833-440-3).
    9. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    10. Le Patourel, John. The Norman Empire. New York: Oxford University Press, 1976. Print. (ISBN 0-19-822525-3).
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    The Brattle Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Brattle Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 23 September 2013 at 12:43.

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