Early Origins of the Correton family
The surname Correton was first found in Cornwall
where they held a family seat
as Lords of the Manor of Coryton and St. Ives. The church in the parish of Mellyn or St. Mellion in Cornwall
"is an ancient structure in the early English style, with a lofty tower of granite; it contains some rich Norman details, and monuments to the Coryton family." CITATION[CLOSE]
Lewis, Samuel, A Topographical Dictionary of England. Institute of Historical Research, 1848, Print.
Since then, their influence has moved east into Devon
Early History of the Correton family
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Correton Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Coryton, Corryton, Corington, Corrington, Corinton and many more.
Early Notables of the Correton family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Correton family to Ireland
Some of the Correton family moved to Ireland
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Migration of the Correton 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..