Early Origins of the Cheals family
Lincolnshire, where they held a family seat from ancient times and take their name from the hamlet of Cheal, three miles from Donington.
Early History of the Cheals family
Another 509 words (36 lines of text) covering the years 1086, 1273, 1275, 1327, 1500, 1668, 1682, 1685, 1679, 1681 and 1650 are included under the topic Early Cheals History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Cheals Spelling Variations
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. Cheals has been recorded under many different variations, including Cheales, Cheals, Cheal, Cheel, Chele, Cheles, Cheyle, Cheyles and many more.
Early Notables of the Cheals family (pre 1700)
Another 40 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Cheals Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Cheals family to the New World and Oceana
For many English families, the political and religious disarray that shrouded England made the far away New World an attractive prospect. On cramped disease-ridden ships, thousands migrated to those British colonies that would eventually become Canada and the United States. Those hardy settlers that survived the journey often went on to make important contributions to the emerging nations in which they landed. Analysis of immigration records indicates that some of the first North American immigrants bore the name Cheals or a variant listed above: Benjamin and Elizabeth Cheal, who both arrived in New York, NY in 1821; as well as Henry Cheal and William Cheal, who were naturalized in Oakland County, Michigan in 1856..
Cheals Family Crest Products