The ancestry of the name Caezer dates from the ancient Anglo-Saxon
culture of Britain. It comes from when the family 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 Caezer family
The surname Caezer was first found in Kent
, where they held a family seat
from the Middle Ages.
Early History of the Caezer family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Caezer 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 Caezer History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Caezer Spelling Variations
in names were a common occurrence before English spelling was standardized a few hundred
years ago. In the Middle Ages, even the literate spelled their names differently as the English language incorporated elements of French, Latin, and other European languages. Many variations of the name Caezer have been found, including Caesar, Caeser, Sesare, Cesar, Sesar, Caesere and many more.
Early Notables of the Caezer 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 Caezer Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Caezer family to the New World and Oceana
Families began migrating abroad in enormous numbers because of the political and religious discontent in England
. Often faced with persecution and starvation in England
, the possibilities of the New World attracted many English people. Although the ocean trips took many lives, those who did get to North America were instrumental in building the necessary groundwork for what would become for new powerful nations. Some of the first immigrants to cross the Atlantic and come to North America bore the name Caezer, or a variant listed above: John Caeser who sailed to Philadelphia in 1856.