Anglo-Saxon culture. Their name reveals that an early member worked as a fisherman. The surname Codling was originally derived from the Old English word Codling.
Early Origins of the Codling family
Yorkshire and Lincolnshire. The first records of the family were found in the Hundredorum Rolls of 1273 where Robert Codling and William Codling were both listed in Lincolnshire at that time. Years later, Adam Cudelyne (Codelyng) and Robert Codelyng were listed in the Yorshire Poll Tax Rolls of 1379. CITATION[CLOSE]
Bardsley, C.W, A Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames: With Special American Instances. Wiltshire: Heraldry Today, 1901. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-44-6)
Manks Codlin and Keswick Codlin are an apple species. The latter was developed at Gleaston Castle near Ulverston, Lancashire, England, before 1793 and introduced by nurseryman John Sander at Keswick, Cumbria.
Early History of the Codling family
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Codling Spelling Variations
Before the last few hundred years, the English language had no fast system of spelling rules. For that reason, spelling variations are commonly found in early Anglo-Saxon surnames. Over the years, many variations of the name Codling were recorded, including Codling, Cudelyne, Codlyng, Kodling, Codelyng and many more.
Early Notables of the Codling family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Codling family to Ireland
Some of the Codling family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Migration of the Codling family to the New World and Oceana
To escape oppression and starvation at that time, many English families left for the "open frontiers" of the New World with all its perceived opportunities. In droves people migrated to the many British colonies, those in North America in particular, paying high rates for passages in cramped, unsafe ships. Although many of the settlers did not make the long passage alive, those who did see the shores of North America perceived great opportunities before them. Many of the families that came from England went on to make essential contributions to the emerging nations of Canada and the United States. Research into various historical records revealed some of first members of the Codling family emigrate to North America:
Codling Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
Codling Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
Codling Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century
Contemporary Notables of the name Codling (post 1700)
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