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Dyett Early Origins



The surname Dyett was first found in Staffordshire at Freeford, a hamlet, in the parish of St. Michael, Lichfield, union of Lichfield, N. division of the hundred of Offlow. " The manor [of Freeford] was held by a family of its own name, in the reign of James I., and afterwards passed to the family of Dyott, who suffered much in the parliamentary war for their attachment to Charles I." [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
Lewis, Samuel, A Topographical Dictionary of England. Institute of Historical Research, 1848, Print.

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Dyett Spelling Variations


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Dyett Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Dyott, Dyot, Diot and others.

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Dyett Early History


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Dyett Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Dyett research. Another 151 words (11 lines of text) covering the years 1562, 1560, 1622, 1601, 1614, 1591, 1660, 1623, 1640, 1619, 1677, 1667, 1677, 1667, 1719, 1690 and 1695 are included under the topic Early Dyett History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Dyett Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Dyett Early Notables (pre 1700)



Notables of this surname at this time include General John Dyot, known as "Dumb yort of Somerson"; Anthony Dyott ( c. 1560-1622) was an English lawyer and politician who sat in the House of Commons between 1601 and 1614; Sir Richard Dyott (c. 1591-1660) was an English lawyer...

Another 47 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Dyett Notables 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:

Dyett Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • John Dyett, who came to Maryland in 1661

Dyett Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Maxwell Dyett, who came to New York, NY in 1822

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Contemporary Notables of the name Dyett (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Dyett (post 1700)



  • Thomas B. Dyett, American Democrat politician, Delegate to New York State Constitutional Convention 20th District, 1938
  • Lovell Dyett, American radio personality has been at the WBZ News Radio weekend microphone since 1971
  • Walter Henri Dyett (1901-1969), American violinist and music educator
  • Sir Gilbert Joseph Cullen Dyett (1891-1964), Australian ex-servicemen's leader, was born at Bendigo, Victoria
  • Richard Henry Kortright Dyett, President of the British Virgin Islands (1882-1884)

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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. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
  2. Fairbairn. Fairbain's book of Crests of the Families of Great Britain and Ireland, 4th Edition 2 volumes in one. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1968. Print.
  3. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
  4. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
  5. Bede, The Venerable. Historia Ecclesiatica Gentis Anglorum (The Ecclesiastical History Of the English People). Available through Internet Medieval Sourcebook the Fordham University Centre for Medieval Studies. Print.
  6. Library of Congress. American and English Genealogies in the Library of Congress. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1967. Print.
  7. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  8. Magnusson, Magnus. Chambers Biographical Dictionary 5th edition. Edinburgh: W & R Chambers, 1990. Print.
  9. Dunkling, Leslie. Dictionary of Surnames. Toronto: Collins, 1998. Print. (ISBN 0004720598).
  10. MacAulay, Thomas Babington. History of England from the Accession of James the Second 4 volumes. New York: Harper and Brothers, 1879. Print.
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The Dyett Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Dyett 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 18 April 2016 at 16:01.

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