where Killingworth is a township in the parish of Long Benton. There may have been another
as many of the early records of the surname are found there: Adam de Kellyngworthe was listed in the
of 1273; and Thomas de Killingworth was vicar of Windham as listed in the Feet of Fines of 1388. The Feet of Fines of 1561 list Thomas de Killingworth, again in
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The name Chillingworth, appeared in many references, and from time to time, the surname was spelt Killingworth, Chillingworth, Shillingworth and others.
The New World beckoned as many of the settlers in Ireland
, known as the Scotch/Irish, became disenchanted. They sailed aboard the armada of sailing ships known as the "White Sails" which plied the stormy Atlantic. Some called them, less romantically, the "coffin ships." Amongst the early settlers who could be considered kinsmen of the Chillingworth family, or who bore a variation of the surname Chillingworth were
Chillingworth Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
- Thomas Chillingworth, who arrived in Lynn, Massachusetts in 1637 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)
Chillingworth Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- Richard Chillingworth who settled in Virginia in 1774
Chillingworth Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century
- Jacob Chillingworth, English convict from Surrey, who was transported aboard the "Asia" on September 3rd, 1820, settling in New South Wales, Australia CITATION[CLOSE]
State Library of Queensland. (Retrieved 2016, October 27) Asia 1 voyage to Van Diemen's Land, Australia in 1820 with 192 passengers. Retrieved from http://www.convictrecords.com.au/ships/asia/1820