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It was in the Scottish/English Borderlands that the Strathclyde-Briton people first used the ancient name Carlile. It was a name for someone who lived in the city of Carlisle in the county of Cumberland.

Carlile Early Origins



The surname Carlile was first found in Cumberland, where they held a family seat from very ancient times, some say well before the Norman Conquest and the arrival of Duke William at Hastings in 1066 A.D.

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Carlile Spelling Variations


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Carlile Spelling Variations



Scribes in Medieval Scotland spelled names by sound rather than any set of rules, so an enormous number of spelling variations exist in names of that era. Carlile has been spelled Carlisle, Carlysle, Carleill, Carlyle, Carlile, Carliell and many more.

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Carlile Early History


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Carlile Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Carlile research. Another 232 words (17 lines of text) covering the years 1500, 1795, and 1881 are included under the topic Early Carlile History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Carlile Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Carlile Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Carlile Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Carlile In Ireland


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Carlile In Ireland



Some of the Carlile family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 265 words (19 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



The number of Strathclyde Clan families sailing for North America increased steadily as the persecution continued. In the colonies, they could find not only freedom from the iron hand of the English government, but land to settle on. The American War of Independence allowed many of these settlers to prove their independence, while some chose to go to Canada as United Empire Loyalists. Scots played essential roles in the forging of both great nations. Among them:

Carlile Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • William Carlile, who landed in Maryland in 1676 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Carlile Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • John Carlile, aged 23, who arrived in North Carolina in 1813 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Louis Carlile, who arrived in San Francisco, California in 1850 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Carlile Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Fanny Carlile, aged 56, who emigrated to the United States from Liverpool, in 1900
  • And. S. Carlile, aged 56, who landed in America from Liverpool, in 1900
  • Frances Carlile, aged 9, who landed in America from London, in 1904
  • Edward Hildred Carlile, aged 59, who landed in America from Hertford, England, in 1911
  • Hildred S. Carlile, aged 60, who settled in America from Hadfield, England, in 1912
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Carlile (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Carlile (post 1700)



  • Clancy Carlile (1930-1998), American novelist and screenwriter of Cherokee descent
  • John Snyder Carlile (1817-1878), American merchant, lawyer, and politician
  • Austin Robert Carlile, American musician
  • Brandi Carlile (b. 1981), American singer and songwriter
  • William B. Carlile, American Democrat politician, Postmaster at Chicago, Illinois, 1917-21 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, December 9) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • John Snyder Carlile (1817-1878), American politician, Member of Virginia State Senate, 1847-51; Delegate to Virginia State Constitutional Convention, 1850; U.S. Representative from Virginia 11th District, 1855-57, 1861 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, December 9) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • James N. Carlile, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1888; Colorado State Treasurer, 1891-92 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, December 9) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • James Carlile (1795-1841), Scottish clergy man from Paisley
  • Alexander Charles Carlile QC (b. 1948), Baron Carlile of Berriew, Liberal Democrat member of the British House of Lords
  • Forbes Carlile MBE (1921-2016), Australian swimming coach and first Australian competitor in the modern pentathlon at the 1952 Summer Olympics
  • ... (Another 5 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Motto


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Motto



The motto was originally a war cry or slogan. Mottoes first began to be shown with arms in the 14th and 15th centuries, but were not in general use until the 17th century. Thus the oldest coats of arms generally do not include a motto. Mottoes seldom form part of the grant of arms: Under most heraldic authorities, a motto is an optional component of the coat of arms, and can be added to or changed at will; many families have chosen not to display a motto.

Motto: Humilitate
Motto Translation: With humility.


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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  2. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, December 9) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

Other References

  1. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
  2. Burke, Sir Bernard. Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry Including American Families with British Ancestry 2 Volumes. London: Burke Publishing, 1939. Print.
  3. Scots Kith and Kin And Illustrated Map Revised 2nd Edition. Edinburgh: Clan House/Albyn. Print.
  4. Fairbairn,. Fairbain's book of Crests of the Families of Great Britain and Ireland, 4th Edition 2 volumes in one. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1968. Print.
  5. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  6. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Scotch Irish Pioneers In Ulster and America. Montana: Kessinger Publishing. Print.
  7. Holt, J.C. Ed. Domesday Studies. Woodbridge: Boydell, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0-85115-477-8).
  8. Prebble, John. The Highland Clearances. London: Secker & Warburg, 1963. Print.
  9. Innes, Thomas and Learney. Socts Heraldry A Practical Handbook on the Historical Principles and Modern Application of the Art of Science. London: Oliver and Boyd, 1934. Print.
  10. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
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The Carlile Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Carlile Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

This page was last modified on 8 August 2016 at 09:58.

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