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The name Briggstock is part of the ancient legacy of the Anglo-Saxon tribes of Britain. It is a product of when the family lived in or near the settlement of Brigstock in the county of Northamptonshire.

Briggstock Early Origins



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

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Briggstock Early History


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Briggstock Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Briggstock research. Another 583 words (42 lines of text) covering the years 1086, 1273, 1500, 1631, 1660, 1663, 1763, 1809, 1809 and 1881 are included under the topic Early Briggstock History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Briggstock Spelling Variations


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Briggstock Spelling Variations



The first dictionaries that appeared in the last few hundred years did much to standardize the English language. Before that time, spelling variations in names were a common occurrence. The language was changing, incorporating pieces of other languages, and the spelling of names changed with it. Briggstock has been spelled many different ways, including Brigstock, Brigestock, Briggstock, Brigestok and many more.

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Briggstock Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Briggstock Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Briggstock 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



Thousands of English families in this era began to emigrate the New World in search of land and freedom from religious and political persecution. Although the passage was expensive and the ships were dark, crowded, and unsafe, those who made the voyage safely were rewarded with opportunities unavailable to them in their homeland. Research into passenger and immigration lists has revealed some of the very first Briggstocks to arrive in North America: a number of settlers who arrived by the 19th century.

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