Early Origins of the Closhall family
The surname Closhall was first found in Warwickshire
at Saltley, a hamlet, in the parish and union of Aston, Birmingham division of the hundred
of Hemlingford. "In the time of Henry II. this place was called Saluthley, and belonged to the Rokebys. It was subsequently held by the family of Clodshale, who had their seat here, and one of whom received licence from Bishop Stretton in the 34th of Edward III. for an oratory or chapel at Saltley." CITATION[CLOSE]
Lewis, Samuel, A Topographical Dictionary of England. Institute of Historical Research, 1848, Print.
Early History of the Closhall family
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Closhall Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Clodishall, Cloeshall, Clowshall, Cloughshall, Clooshall, Closhall, Clotshall, Clodshull, Closhull, Glodishall, Gloedshall, Glodshull and many more.
Early Notables of the Closhall family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Closhall family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: the name represented in many forms and recorded from the mid 17th century in the great migration from Europe. Migrants settled in the eastern seaboard from Newfoundland, to Maine, to Virginia, the Carolinas, and to the islands..