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Egglestone Early Origins



The surname Egglestone was first found in Durham where they held a family seat from very ancient times, some say well before the Norman Conquest and the arrival of Duke William at Hastings in 1066 A.D.

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Egglestone Spelling Variations


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Egglestone Spelling Variations



During the era when a person's name, tribe and posterity was one of his most important possessions, many different spellings were found in the archives examined. Egglestone occurred in many references, and spelling variations of the name found included Eagleton, Eaglestone, Eglestone, Egglestone and many more.

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Egglestone Early History


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Egglestone Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Egglestone research. Another 388 words (28 lines of text) covering the years 1260, 1581, 1603, and 1623 are included under the topic Early Egglestone History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Egglestone Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Egglestone Early Notables (pre 1700)



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

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Egglestone In Ireland


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Egglestone In Ireland



Some of the Egglestone family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. More information 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 illness and the elements, were buried at sea. In North America, early immigrants bearing the family name Egglestone, or a spelling variation of the surname include:

Egglestone Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Jon Egglestone, who arrived in Virginia in 1653

Egglestone Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • William Egglestone, who landed in San Francisco, California in 1851

Egglestone Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Anna Egglestone, aged 23, who settled in America, in 1903
  • Frederick Egglestone, aged 18, who emigrated to the United States from Workington, England, in 1908
  • Mary J. Egglestone, aged 38, who landed in America from Middlesboro, England, in 1908
  • Mary L. Egglestone, aged 25, who emigrated to America from Workington, England, in 1910
  • William Egglestone, aged 24, who landed in America from Workington, England, in 1910
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Egglestone (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Egglestone (post 1700)



  • Sarah Egglestone, American actress, known for her work on Blue Heelers (1994)
  • Anne Egglestone, English actress, known for role in H.M.S. Pinafore (1973)

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    2. Le Patourel, John. The Norman Empire. New York: Oxford University Press, 1976. Print. (ISBN 0-19-822525-3).
    3. MacAulay, Thomas Babington. History of England from the Accession of James the Second 4 volumes. New York: Harper and Brothers, 1879. Print.
    4. Skordas, Guest. Ed. The Early Settlers of Maryland an Index to Names or Immigrants Complied from Records of Land Patents 1633-1680 in the Hall of Records Annapolis, Maryland. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1968. Print.
    5. Burke, Sir Bernard. Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage and Baronetage, The Privy Council, Knightage and Compainonage. London: Burke Publishing, 1921. Print.
    6. Holt, J.C. Ed. Domesday Studies. Woodbridge: Boydell, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0-85115-477-8).
    7. The Norman People and Their Existing Descendants in the British Dominions and the United States Of America. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0636-X).
    8. Shirley, Evelyn Philip. Noble and Gentle Men of England Or Notes Touching The Arms and Descendants of the Ancient Knightley and Gentle Houses of England Arranged in their Respective Counties 3rd Edition. Westminster: John Bowyer Nichols and Sons, 1866. Print.
    9. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin, Eds. Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
    10. Innes, Thomas and Learney. The Tartans of the Clans and Families of Scotland 1st Edition. Edinburgh: W & A. K. Johnston Limited, 1938. Print.
    11. ...

    The Egglestone Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Egglestone 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 3 February 2016 at 07:48.

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