where the family name was first referenced in the 13th century when they held estates in that shire. Later a branch of the family was found in the township of North Dissington in
. " This place was formerly the property and residence of a junior branch of the Delaval family, of whom Admiral Sir Ralph Delaval, a native of the township, sold the estate to Mr. Collingwood, of Byker."
"At Low Horton [in Northumberland] stood the ancient manor-house, or castle, belonging to the Delaval family, which was strongly fortified by licence in 1293, and surrounded by a double moat and rampart of earth; the greater part of the foundation was razed, and the intrenchment levelled, in 1809."
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of this family name include: Daviles, Davile, Davillers, Davilles, Davils, Davill, de la Vale, Delavale, Delavell, Dallivall, D'eivil and many more.