Early Origins of the Drakeforth family
Cheshire in the year 1550 when Edward Drakeford held estates in the area of Congleton a small town in eastern Cheshire. The name has also been long connected with Staffordshire where it was typically listed as De Drakensford. CITATION[CLOSE]
Lowe, Mark Anthony, Patronymica Britannica, A Dictionary of Family Names of the United Kingdom. London: John Russel Smith, 1860. Print.
Early History of the Drakeforth family
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Drakeforth Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Drakeford, Drakeforth, Drakefurd, Drakford and others.
Early Notables of the Drakeforth family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Drakeforth 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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