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Bubba is an ancient Anglo-Saxon surname that came from the son of Bubb, where it was originally derived from a group of Baptismal surnames meaning of Bubb.

Bubba Early Origins



The surname Bubba was first found in Suffolk, where evidence suggests they held a family seat well before the Norman invasion of the 11th century.

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Bubba Spelling Variations


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Bubba Spelling Variations



The English language only became standardized in the last few centuries; therefore, spelling variations are common among early Anglo-Saxon names. As the form of the English language changed, even the spelling of literate people's names evolved. Bubba has been recorded under many different variations, including Bub, Bubb, Bubbe, Bubba and others.

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Bubba Early History


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Bubba Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Bubba research. Another 424 words (30 lines of text) covering the years 1066, 1173, 1219, 1273, 1348, 1500, and 1801 are included under the topic Early Bubba History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Bubba Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Bubba Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Bubba Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration



For many English families, the political and religious disarray that shrouded England made the far away New World an attractive prospect. On cramped disease-ridden ships, thousands migrated to those British colonies that would eventually become Canada and the United States. Those hardy settlers that survived the journey often went on to make important contributions to the emerging nations in which they landed. Analysis of immigration records indicates that some of the first North American immigrants bore the name Bubba or a variant listed above: Christopher Bub who arrived in Philadelphia in 1738 and Peter Bub who arrived in Texas in 1847.

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Contemporary Notables of the name Bubba (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Bubba (post 1700)



  • Joseph L. Bubba, American Republican politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey 8th District, 1992

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Bubba Family Crest Products


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    2. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    3. Mills, A.D. Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4).
    4. Bradford, William. History of Plymouth Plantation 1620-1647 Edited by Samuel Eliot Morrison 2 Volumes. New York: Russell and Russell, 1968. Print.
    5. Bede, The Venerable. Historia Ecclesiatica Gentis Anglorum (The Ecclesiastical History Of the English People). Available through Internet Medieval Sourcebook the Fordham University Centre for Medieval Studies. Print.
    6. Innes, Thomas and Learney. The Tartans of the Clans and Families of Scotland 1st Edition. Edinburgh: W & A. K. Johnston Limited, 1938. Print.
    7. Markale, J. Celtic Civilization. London: Gordon & Cremonesi, 1976. Print.
    8. Bullock, L.G. Historical Map of England and Wales. Edinburgh: Bartholomew and Son, 1971. Print.
    9. Holt, J.C. Ed. Domesday Studies. Woodbridge: Boydell, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0-85115-477-8).
    10. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin . Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
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    The Bubba Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Bubba 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.

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