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Burrel History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms



Early Origins of the Burrel family


The surname Burrel was first found in North Yorkshire at Burrill, a small village in the Hambleton district that dates back to the Domesday Book of 1086 where it was listed as Borel. [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin, Eds., Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8)
It literally meant "hill with a fort," from the Old English words "burh" + "hyll." [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
Mills, A.D., Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4)

Early History of the Burrel family


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Burrel research.
Another 213 words (15 lines of text) covering the years 1069, 1449, 1551, 1589, 1657, 1645 and are included under the topic Early Burrel History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Burrel Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Burrell, Burrel, Birrell, Burrill, Burril, Birril, Berrill and many more.

Early Notables of the Burrel family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Burrel family to Ireland


Some of the Burrel family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
Another 119 words (8 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Migration of the Burrel family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Burrel Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • James Burrel, who settled in Boston in 1645

Suggested Readings for the name Burrel


  • The Burrell/Burrill Genealogy by Ruth Burell-Brown.
  • From Lynn to Brooklyn: A Burrill [and Burrell] Family Chronicle, 1589-1982 by William Henry Burrill.

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Citations


  1. ^ Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin, Eds., Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8)
  2. ^ Mills, A.D., Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4)

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