× Home
×

Family Crest and History Search
House of Names
FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more


Early Origins of the Eget family


The surname Eget was first found in Suffolk where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. But Saxon surnames survived and the family name was first referenced in the year 1230 when Stephen Egede held estates in that county.

Close

Early History of the Eget family

Expand

Early History of the Eget family


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Eget research.
Another 165 words (12 lines of text) covering the years 1409, 1490, 1540, 1674, 1455 and 1487 are included under the topic Early Eget History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Close

Eget Spelling Variations

Expand

Eget Spelling Variations


Only recently has spelling become standardized in the English language. As the English language evolved in the Middle Ages, the spelling of names changed also. The name Eget has undergone many spelling variations, including Edget, Edgett, Egede, Egeott, Edgitt, Edgit, Egett and many more.

Close

Early Notables of the Eget family (pre 1700)

Expand

Early Notables of the Eget family (pre 1700)


More information is included under the topic Early Eget Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Close

Migration of the Eget family to the New World and Oceana

Expand

Migration of the Eget family to the New World and Oceana


To escape the unstable social climate in England of this time, many families boarded ships for the New World with the hope of finding land, opportunity, and greater religious and political freedom. Although the voyages were expensive, crowded, and difficult, those families that arrived often found greater opportunities and freedoms than they could have experienced at home. Many of those families went on to make significant contributions to the rapidly developing colonies in which they settled. Early North American records indicate many people bearing the name Eget were among those contributors: Christopher Egett, who settled in Ontario in 1871; and Barbara Egede, who arrived in New York, NY in 1885.

Close

Eget Family Crest Products

Expand

Eget Family Crest Products



Close

See Also

Expand

See Also


Sign Up

  


FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more
House of Names on Facebook
Follow Houseofnames on Twitter
Houseofnames on Pinterest