The Caeser name has descended through the generations from the ancient Anglo-Saxon
culture. Their name comes from having lived in Yorkshire
. The relationship between the famed Julius Caesar and the surname are probably scarce as the name's spelling in say the 13th or 14th centuries was quite different. However, one should consider that the bearer may have assumed the name in honor of the noted Roman.
Early Origins of the Caeser family
The surname Caeser was first found in Kent
, where they held a family seat
from the Middle Ages.
Early History of the Caeser family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Caeser research.Another 327 words (23 lines of text) covering the years 1334, 1500, 1581, 1705, 1758, 1562, 1636, 1561, 1610, 1601, 1590, 1642, 1610, 1657, 1653 and 1656 are included under the topic Early Caeser History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Caeser Spelling Variations
Only recently has spelling become standardized in the English language. As the English language evolved in the Middle Ages, the spelling of names changed also. The name Caeser has undergone many spelling variations
, including Caesar, Caeser, Sesare, Cesar, Sesar, Caesere and many more.
Early Notables of the Caeser family (pre 1700)
Notables of the family at this time include Henry Caesar (1562-1636), the Dean of Ely Cathedral; Sir Thomas Caesar (1561-1610), who was elected as the Member of Parliament for the Appleby riding in... Another 33 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Caeser Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Caeser family to the New World and Oceana
To escape the unstable social climate in England
of this time, many families boarded ships for the New World with the hope of finding land, opportunity, and greater religious and political freedom. Although the voyages were expensive, crowded, and difficult, those families that arrived often found greater opportunities and freedoms than they could have experienced at home. Many of those families went on to make significant contributions to the rapidly developing colonies in which they settled. Early North American records indicate many people bearing the name Caeser were among those contributors:
Caeser Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- John Caeser who sailed to Philadelphia in 1856