Early Origins of the Damisell family
Yorkshire 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 year 1191 when Ralph Damisel held estates in that shire.
Early History of the Damisell family
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Damisell Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Damsel, Damisell, Damsell, Damysell, Densell and others.
Early Notables of the Damisell family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Damisell family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: settlers, who arrived along the eastern seaboard, from Newfoundland, to Maine, to Virginia, the Carolinas, and to the islands.
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