The Castledine name was coined by the Anglo-Saxon
tribes of Britain. Castledine was originally a name given to someone who worked as a person who worked in a castle.
The original bearer of the surname Castledine may have held the post of governor or constable of the castle. However, the surname might also be derived from residence near a castle, or from services or rent owed to a castle. The surname Castledine is derived from the Old Norman French word castel,
which means castle.
Early Origins of the Castledine family
The surname Castledine was first found in Sussex
where they held a family seat
from very ancient times.
Early History of the Castledine family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Castledine research.Another 400 words (29 lines of text) covering the years 1148, 1201, 1273, 1240, 1380, 1426, 1408, 1420, 1421, 1426, 1606 and 1685 are included under the topic Early Castledine History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Castledine Spelling Variations
It is only in the last few hundred
years that the English language has been standardized. For that reason, early Anglo-Saxon
surnames like Castledine are characterized by many spelling variations
. As the English language changed and incorporated elements of other European languages, even literate people changed the spelling of their names. The variations of the name Castledine include: Castle, Castell, Castles, Castel, Castello and others.
Early Notables of the Castledine family (pre 1700)
Notables of the family at this time include John Castell (a.k.a. John Castle (c.1380-1426), English academic, Master of University College, Oxford (c.
1408-1420), and later a Chancellor... Another 27 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Castledine Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Castledine family to Ireland
Some of the Castledine family moved to Ireland
, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.Another 82 words (6 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 Castledine family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Castledine Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century
- James Castledine, aged 39, who arrived in South Australia in 1854 aboard the ship "Pestonjee Bomanjee" CITATION[CLOSE]
South Australian Register Wednesday 15th March 1854. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) Pestonjee Bomanjee 1854. Retrieved http://www.theshipslist.com/ships/australia/hyderabad1854.shtml.