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Early Origins of the Dribie family


The surname Dribie was first found in Linconshire at Driby, a village and former civil parish in the East Lindsey district in the union of Spilsby, Wold division of the wapentake of Candleshoe. The village dates back to the Domesday Book of 1086 where it was listed as Dribi [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin, Eds., Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8)
and literally meant "dry farmstead or village," from the Old English "dryge" + the Viking word "by." [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
Mills, A.D., Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4)
The first record of the surname was found in the year 1296 when Ralph Dryby held estates in this area.

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Early History of the Dribie family

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Early History of the Dribie family


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Another 341 words (24 lines of text) covering the years 1306, 1455, 1487, 1510, 1600 and 1550 are included under the topic Early Dribie History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Dribie Spelling Variations

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Dribie Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Driby, Dryby, Dribie, Drybie, Dribee and others.

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Early Notables of the Dribie family (pre 1700)

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Early Notables of the Dribie family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Dribie family to the New World and Oceana

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Migration of the Dribie 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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  1. ^ Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin, Eds., Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8)
  2. ^ Mills, A.D., Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4)

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