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Damerlay Early Origins



The surname Damerlay was first found in Devon at Milton Damerell, a parish, in the union of Holsworthy, hundred of Black Torrington. [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
Lewis, Samuel, A Topographical Dictionary of England. Institute of Historical Research, 1848, Print.
"Milton" was frequently used in ancient days as it meant "middle farmstead or estate." [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
Mills, A.D., Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4)
The parish dates back to the Domesday Book of 1086 when it was first listed as Mideltone but by 1301 it was listed as Middleton Aubermarle for these were lands originally held by Robert d'Aubermarle in 1086. [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
Mills, A.D., Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4)
At that time, the holding was worth 30 cattle and 25 goats.

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Damerlay Spelling Variations


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Damerlay Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Damerall, Damerall, Damiral, Dammeral, Dammerall, Demrel, Damrell, Damerley, Damerly, Dammerley, Dammerly, Daumale, d'Aumale, Damall and many more.

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Damerlay Early History


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Damerlay Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Damerlay research. Another 217 words (16 lines of text) covering the years 1243 and 1568 are included under the topic Early Damerlay History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Damerlay Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Damerlay Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Damerlay Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Damerlay In Ireland


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Damerlay In Ireland



Some of the Damerlay family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 74 words (5 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included 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: Thomas Damerall, who came to Barbados in 1679; John Damrell, who settled in Virginia in 1693; Edmund Damerell, who settled in Michigan in 1854; John C. Damerell, who came to Illinois in 1856.

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