The roots of the Anglo-Saxon
name Chadaway come from when the family resided in the region of Chitaway
. Some inhabitants of Chitaway
adopted this area of location as a surname.
Early Origins of the Chadaway family
The surname Chadaway was first found in Wiltshire
, where they have lived for many centuries. Bearers of the surname and branches of the family have since established themselves throughout England
. During some of the major conflicts of times, they could be found in opposing camps, with conflicting interests.
Early History of the Chadaway family
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Chadaway Spelling Variations
The English language only became standardized in the last few centuries; therefore, spelling variations
are common among early Anglo-Saxon
names. As the form of the English language changed, even the spelling of literate people's names evolved. Chadaway has been recorded under many different variations, including Chattaway, Chataway, Chadway, Chitway, Chadaway and others.
Early Notables of the Chadaway family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Chadaway family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Chadaway Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century
- Thomas Chadaway, English convict from Middlesex, who was transported aboard the "Almorah" on April 1817, settling in New South Wales, Australia CITATION[CLOSE]
State Library of Queensland. (Retrieved 2016, October 27) Almorah voyage to New South Wales, Australia in 1817 with 180 passengers. Retrieved from http://www.convictrecords.com.au/ships/almorah/1817