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Clowbury Early Origins



The surname Clowbury was first found in Devon where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. But Saxon surnames survived and the family name was first referenced in the 13th century when they held estates in that shire and held a family seat at Bradston (Bradstone.)

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Clowbury Spelling Variations


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Clowbury Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Cloberry, Clobury, Cloburry, Clowbury, Clowbery, Cloeberry, Cloebury, Clobry, Clobrie, Clobree, Cloubry, Cloubrie, Cloubery, Cloubury, Globery, Globury, Cleobury, Cleobery and many more.

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Clowbury Early History


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Clowbury Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Clowbury research. Another 273 words (20 lines of text) covering the years 1510, 1600, 1080, 1091, 1163, 1399, 1538, 1455, 1487, 1625, 1688, 1660, 1620, 1687, 1645 and 1699 are included under the topic Early Clowbury History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Clowbury Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Clowbury Early Notables (pre 1700)



Distinguished members of the family include the Clobery family of Devon; Sir John Cloberry ( c. 1625-1688), an English soldier and politician, Member of Parliament for Launceston and Hedon in 1660; Sir John Cloberry (circa 1620-1687), Aide-de-camp...

Another 35 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Clowbury 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: William Clobery, who came to America in 1634.

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    2. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    3. Skordas, Guest. Ed. The Early Settlers of Maryland an Index to Names or Immigrants Complied from Records of Land Patents 1633-1680 in the Hall of Records Annapolis, Maryland. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1968. Print.
    4. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    5. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    6. Elster, Robert J. International Who's Who. London: Europa/Routledge. Print.
    7. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    8. Burke, Sir Bernard. Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage and Baronetage, The Privy Council, Knightage and Compainonage. London: Burke Publishing, 1921. Print.
    9. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    10. Virkus, Frederick A. Ed. Immigrant Ancestors A List of 2,500 Immigrants to America Before 1750. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1964. Print.
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    The Clowbury Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Clowbury 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 15 October 2015 at 10:41.

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