in the year 1550 when Edward Drakeford held estates in the area of Congleton a small town in eastern
. The name has also been long connected with
where it was typically listed as De Drakensford.
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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.