Bucky History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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The Bucky name is an important part of the history of the ancient Anglo-Saxon tribes of Britain. Bucky is derived from the baptismal name Buchard, a variant of Burchard.
Early Origins of the Bucky family
The surname Bucky was first found in Lincolnshire, where they held a family seat from ancient times.
Important Dates for the Bucky family
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Bucky Spelling Variations
Before the last few hundred years, the English language had no fast system of spelling rules. For that reason, spelling variations are commonly found in early Anglo-Saxon surnames. Over the years, many variations of the name Bucky were recorded, including Bockett, Bocket, Bocard, Bocardi, Bochard, Bockard, Bokett, Bucard, Buchard, Bucket and many more.
Early Notables of the Bucky family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Bucky family
To escape oppression and starvation at that time, many English families left for the "open frontiers" of the New World with all its perceived opportunities. In droves people migrated to the many British colonies, those in North America in particular, paying high rates for passages in cramped, unsafe ships. Although many of the settlers did not make the long passage alive, those who did see the shores of North America perceived great opportunities before them. Many of the families that came from England went on to make essential contributions to the emerging nations of Canada and the United States. Research into various historical records revealed some of first members of the Bucky family emigrate to North America: Mary Bucket who arrived in Plymouth Massachusetts in 1621; Dorothy Bucket, who arrived in Virginia in 1714; Abraham Bogart, a Loyalist who came to Canada from America in 1796.
Contemporary Notables of the name Bucky (post 1700)
- Milton G. Bucky, American Democrat politician, Candidate for New York State Assembly from Kings County 18th District, 1909 
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