and the arrival of Duke William at Hastings in 1066 A.D.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Cammyck research.Another 123 words (9 lines of text) covering the years 1897, 1600, 1659 and 1933 are included under the topic Early Cammyck History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
It is only in the last few hundred
years that rules have developed and the process of spelling according to sound has been abandoned. Scottish names from before that time tend to appear under many different spelling variations
. Cammyck has been spelled Cammock, Cammack, Cammac, Cammok, Camic, Camac and others.
Notable amongst the family at this time was William Camac of Carlisle; and Sussex
Camock (or Cammock) (1600-1659), an English privateer who was involved in establishing the Providence Island colony. He was... Another 32 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Cammyck Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Some of the Cammyck family moved to Ireland
, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. More information about their life in Ireland
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Unwelcome in their beloved homeland, many Scots sailed for the colonies of North America. There, they found land and freedom, and even the opportunity to make a new nation in the American War of Independence
. These Scottish settlers played essential roles in the founding of the United States, and the shaping of contemporary North America. Among them: Turner Camac, who arrived in Philadelphia, Pa. in 1813; Christopher Cammack, who settled in New York State in 1816 with his brother William; Thomas Cammock, who settled in Maine in 1630..