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The Clinkscale surname is generally considered to be a habitational name, taken on from any of several place names, located in Schleswig-Holstein, Saxony, and Franconia.

Clinkscale Early Origins



The surname Clinkscale was first found in Switzerland, where the name came from humble beginnings but gained a significant reputation for its contribution to the emerging mediaeval society. It later became more prominent as many branches of the same house acquired distant estates and branches, some in foreign countries, always elevating their social status by their great contributions to society.

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Clinkscale Spelling Variations


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Clinkscale Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Clinkunbroomer, Clingenberg, Klingelbach, Klingenberg, Klinkhamer, Klinkenbaum, Clingenbaum and many more.

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Clinkscale Early History


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Clinkscale Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Clinkscale research. Another 227 words (16 lines of text) covering the years 1646 and 1669 are included under the topic Early Clinkscale History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Clinkscale Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Clinkscale Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Clinkscale Notables 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



Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Mich'l Clink, who arrived in New York in 1759; Michael Clink, who settled in New York in 1761; Adam Clinkscales, who settled in Baltimore in 1770; Christian, Jr. Clink, who came to Philadelphia in 1817.

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Contemporary Notables of the name Clinkscale (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Clinkscale (post 1700)



  • Ron Clinkscale (b. 1933), former American CFL football quarterback who played from 1955 to 1958 for the BC Lions and the Calgary Stampeders
  • Dextor Clinkscale (b. 1958), former American NFL football safety who played from 1980 to 1986 for the Dallas Cowboys and the Indianapolis Colts
  • Dextor Clinkscale (b. 1958), American NFL football safety who played from 1980 to 1986

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Clinkscale Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    2. Bahlow, Hans. Abhandlungen zur Namenforschung und Buchgeschichte. 1980. Print. (ISBN 978-3768690522).
    3. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    4. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
    5. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    6. Göbel, Otto. Niederdeutsche Familiennamen der Gegenwart Wolfshagen-Schäbentz. Franz: Westphal, 1936. Print.
    7. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    8. Schenk, Trudy. Wuerttemberg Emigration Index Volume I-VIII. Salt Lake City: Ancestry Inc., 1986. Print.
    9. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    10. Kapff, Rudolf. Schwäbische Geschlechtsnamen. Stuttgart: Verlag Silberburg, 1927. Print.
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    The Clinkscale Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Clinkscale 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 23 February 2016 at 08:17.

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