Deake History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Origins Available: English
The Deake surname comes from the Old English "Day-Kin," or "Da-Kin," meaning "the kin of David;" while "Daw-kin" was the son of David. Daw was a common diminutive of David in the Middle Ages. Over time there were changes in pronunciation and spelling, leading to many different variants of the name.
Early Origins of the Deake family
The surname Deake was first found in Rutland where they held a family seat
from very early times.
Early History of the Deake family
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Deake Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Dakin, Dakins, Dakyn, Daykin, Daykins, Daken, Deakin, Daikins, Daikyns, Daikin, Dayken, Daiken, Deakyn, Deake, Deaken and many more.
Early Notables of the Deake family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Deake family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Mr. Daken who settled in Boston Massachusetts in 1766; Gilbert Dakins settled in Virginia in 1638; Thomas Dakin settled in Concord. Some members of the name settled in Newfoundland between 1850 and 1871..
Contemporary Notables of the name Deake (post 1700)
- Edward D. Deake, American politician, Circuit Judge in Michigan 22nd Circuit, 1977-81 CITATION[CLOSE]
The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 12) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
Deake Family Crest Products
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