Anglo-Saxon tribes of Britain. It was a name for a person who carried a dagger. The surname Degg originally derived from the Old French Dague which meant dagger.
Early Origins of the Degg family
Worcestershire where they held a family seat from very early times.
Early History of the Degg family
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Degg Spelling Variations
hundred years, the English language had no fast system of spelling rules. For that reason, spelling variations are commonly found in early Anglo-Saxon surnames. Over the years, many variations of the name Degg were recorded, including Dagg, Dagge, Dag, Dage, Degg, Deag, Deage and others.
Early Notables of the Degg family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Degg family to Ireland
Some of the Degg family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Migration of the Degg family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Degg Settlers in Canada in the 20th Century
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