Origins Available: English
The name Crumbley is of Anglo-Saxon
origin. It was name for a person with an abnormal curvature of the spine. The surname Crumbley is derived from the Old English word crump,
which means bent
Early Origins of the Crumbley family
The surname Crumbley was first found in Berkshire, where they held a family seat
from ancient times.
Early History of the Crumbley family
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Crumbley Spelling Variations
in names were a common occurrence before English spelling was standardized a few hundred
years ago. In the Middle Ages, even the literate spelled their names differently as the English language incorporated elements of French, Latin, and other European languages. Many variations of the name Crumbley have been found, including Crump, Crumpe, Crompe, Crum, Crummey, Crumb, Crumbe, Crombe, Crom, Cromm, Cromp, Crumm, Crommey, Crummie, Crummy, Crommie and many more.
Early Notables of the Crumbley family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Crumbley family to Ireland
Some of the Crumbley family moved to Ireland
, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.Another 114 words (8 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Crumbley family to the New World and Oceana
Families began migrating abroad in enormous numbers because of the political and religious discontent in England
. Often faced with persecution and starvation in England
, the possibilities of the New World attracted many English people. Although the ocean trips took many lives, those who did get to North America were instrumental in building the necessary groundwork for what would become for new powerful nations. Among the first immigrants of the name Crumbley, or a variant listed above to cross the Atlantic and come to North America were:
Crumbley Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- William Crumbley, who landed in America in 1808 CITATION[CLOSE]
Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
Contemporary Notables of the name Crumbley (post 1700)
- S. A. Crumbley, American politician, Member of Georgia State Senate 12th District, 1902-03 CITATION[CLOSE]
The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 2) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
- George Crumbley (1923-2009), American founder of the Peach Bowl college football game