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Delp Early Origins



The surname Delp was first found in Cheshire at Doddington, an ecclesiastical district, in the parish of Wybunbury, union and hundred of Nantwich. "In a mutilated tower which formed part of Doddington Castle, erected by Sir John Delves in 1364, are preserved statues of Lord Audley and his four squires, who fought under the Black Prince at Poitiers." [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
Lewis, Samuel, A Topographical Dictionary of England. Institute of Historical Research, 1848, Print.

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Delp Spelling Variations


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Delp Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Delves, Delve, Delph, Delf, Delves, Delvere, Dellves, Dellfs, Telf, Telve, Telves and many more.

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Delp Early History


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Delp Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Delp research. Another 221 words (16 lines of text) covering the years 1455, 1487 and 1172 are included under the topic Early Delp History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Delp Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Delp Early Notables (pre 1700)



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

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Delp In Ireland


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Delp In Ireland



Some of the Delp family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 115 words (8 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 were:

Delp Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Johann Georg Delp, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1738
  • J Nicklaus Delp, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1749
  • Georg Peter Delp, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1753
  • Margaretha Delp, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1762

Delp Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Margareta Delp, who landed in Ohio in 1816
  • Georg Delp, aged 29, arrived in New York in 1854
  • Leonhard Delp, who arrived in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1876

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Contemporary Notables of the name Delp (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Delp (post 1700)



  • Terry Delp, American Democrat politician, Candidate for Michigan State House of Representatives 88th District, 1998
  • George C. Delp, American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1956
  • Daniel S. Delp, American Republican politician, Member of Pennsylvania State Senate 28th District, 1995-98

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Motto


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Motto



The motto was originally a war cry or slogan. Mottoes first began to be shown with arms in the 14th and 15th centuries, but were not in general use until the 17th century. Thus the oldest coats of arms generally do not include a motto. Mottoes seldom form part of the grant of arms: Under most heraldic authorities, a motto is an optional component of the coat of arms, and can be added to or changed at will; many families have chosen not to display a motto.

Motto: Je ne puis
Motto Translation: I cannot.


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ Lewis, Samuel, A Topographical Dictionary of England. Institute of Historical Research, 1848, Print.

Other References

  1. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
  2. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
  3. Burke, Sir Bernard. Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry: Including American Families with British Ancestry. (2 Volumes). London: Burke Publishing, 1939. Print.
  4. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
  5. The Norman People and Their Existing Descendants in the British Dominions and the United States Of America. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0636-X).
  6. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
  7. Markale, J. Celtic Civilization. London: Gordon & Cremonesi, 1976. Print.
  8. Bradford, William. History of Plymouth Plantation 1620-1647 Edited by Samuel Eliot Morrison 2 Volumes. New York: Russell and Russell, 1968. Print.
  9. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
  10. Hanks, Hodges, Mills and Room. The Oxford Names Companion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-19-860561-7).
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The Delp Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Delp Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

This page was last modified on 7 April 2016 at 10:06.

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