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Eaglestone Early Origins



The surname Eaglestone was first found in Durham. Egglestone Abbey is a former Premonstratensian Abbey on the southern Yorkshire bank of the River Tees, now in ruins.

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Eaglestone Spelling Variations


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Eaglestone Spelling Variations



Although the name, Eaglestone, appeared in many references, from time to time, the surname was shown with the spellings Eagleton, Eaglestone, Eglestone, Egglestone and many more.

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Eaglestone Early History


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Eaglestone Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Eaglestone research. Another 263 words (19 lines of text) covering the years 1260, 1581, 1603, 1623, 1610 and 1623 are included under the topic Early Eaglestone History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Eaglestone Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Eaglestone Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 32 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Eaglestone Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Eaglestone In Ireland


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Eaglestone In Ireland



Some of the Eaglestone family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 176 words (13 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



Gradually becoming disenchanted with life in Ireland many of these uprooted families sailed aboard the armada of sailing ships known as the "White Sails" which plied the stormy Atlanti c. These overcrowded ships often arrived with only 60 to 70% of their original passenger list, many dying of cholera, typhoid, dysentery or small pox. In North America, some of the first immigrants who could be considered kinsmen of the Eaglestone family name Eaglestone, or who bore a variation of the surname were

Eaglestone Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Bernard Eaglestone, who arrived in Maryland in 1658

Eaglestone Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • Charles Eaglestone arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "African" in 1860
  • Anna Eaglestone arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "African" in 1860
  • Elizabeth Eaglestone arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "African" in 1860
  • Thomas Eaglestone arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "African" in 1860
  • Edwin Eaglestone arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "African" in 1860

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Contemporary Notables of the name Eaglestone (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Eaglestone (post 1700)



  • Robert Eaglestone (b. 1968), British academic and writer, Professor of Contemporary Literature and Thought in the Department of English at Royal Holloway, University of London
  • Phil Eaglestone (b. 1982), English-born Irish cricketer
  • James Thomas "Jim" Eaglestone (1923-2000), English cricketer who played sixty first class cricket matches for Middlesex and Glamorgan (1947-1949)
  • Robin Mark Eaglestone (b. 1976), also known as Robin Graves, a British musician, best known as the bassist for the metal band Cradle of Filth

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Citations



    Other References

    1. Shaw, William A. Knights of England A Complete Record from the Earliest Time to the Present Day of the Knights of all the Orders of Chivalry in England, Scotland, Ireland and Knights Bachelors 2 Volumes. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print. (ISBN 080630443X).
    2. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    3. Bowman, George Ernest. The Mayflower Reader A Selection of Articales from The Mayflower Descendent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    4. Cook, Chris. English Historical Facts 1603-1688. London: MacMillan, 1980. Print.
    5. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    6. Humble, Richard. The Fall of Saxon England. New York: Barnes and Noble, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-88029-987-8).
    7. Hinde, Thomas Ed. The Domesday Book England's Heritage Then and Now. Surrey: Colour Library Books, 1995. Print. (ISBN 1-85833-440-3).
    8. Weis, Frederick Lewis, Walter Lee Sheppard and David Faris. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 7th Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0806313676).
    9. Mills, A.D. Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4).
    10. Papworth, J.W and A.W Morant. Ordinary of British Armorials. London: T.Richards, 1874. Print.
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    The Eaglestone Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Eaglestone 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 December 2016 at 07:10.

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