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Bugdint is a name of ancient Norman origin. It arrived in England with the Norman Conquest of 1066. The Bugdint family lived in Huntingdon. The Bugdint line was descended from the Norman French name Bogin, a local name in Calvados in Normandy.

Early Origins of the Bugdint family


The surname Bugdint was first found in Huntingdon where they held a family seat from very early times, and were granted lands by Duke William of Normandy, their liege Lord, for their distinguished assistance at the Battle of Hastings in 1066 A.D. William de Buggenden, was listed in the Pipe Rolls of Lincolnshire in 1195; and Claricia de Buggeden was listed in the Sussex Rolls in 1219.

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Early History of the Bugdint family

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Early History of the Bugdint family


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Bugdint Spelling Variations

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Bugdint Spelling Variations


Endless spelling variations are a prevailing characteristic of Norman surnames. Old and Middle English lacked any definite spelling rules, and the introduction of Norman French added an unfamiliar ingredient to the English linguistic stew. French and Latin, the languages of the court, also influenced spellings. Finally, Medieval scribes generally spelled words according to how they sounded, so one person was often referred to by different spellings in different documents. The name has been spelled Bugden, Bugdon, Budgen and others.

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Early Notables of the Bugdint family (pre 1700)

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Early Notables of the Bugdint family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Bugdint family to the New World and Oceana

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Migration of the Bugdint family to the New World and Oceana


To escape the political and religious persecution within England at the time, many English families left for the various British colonies abroad. The voyage was extremely difficult, though, and the cramped, dank ships caused many to arrive in the New World diseased and starving. But for those who made it, the trip was most often worth it. Many of the families who arrived went on to make valuable contributions to the emerging nations of Canada and the United States. An inquiry into the early roots of North American families reveals a number of immigrants bearing the name Bugdint or a variant listed above: Tobias Bugden who settled in Maryland in 1734; John Bugdon settled in Virginia in 1738; as did his brother Samuel in the same year.

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