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Elison Early Origins



The surname Elison 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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Elison Spelling Variations


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Elison Spelling Variations



The name, Elison, occurred in many references, and from time to time, it was spelt Ellison, Ellerson, Elleson, Elyson, Elison and many more.

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Elison Early History


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Elison Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Elison research. Another 285 words (20 lines of text) covering the years 1170, 1296, 1590, 1614, 1678, 1647, 1660, 1646, 1615, 1671, 1658, 1659 and are included under the topic Early Elison History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Elison Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Elison Early Notables (pre 1700)



Notable amongst the family name during their early history was Robert Ellison (1614-1678), an English politician who sat in the House of Commons at various times between 1647 and...

Another 29 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Elison Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Elison In Ireland


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Elison In Ireland



Some of the Elison family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 105 words (8 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



The New World beckoned settlers from the Scottish-English borders. They sailed aboard the armada of sailing ships known as the "White Sails" which plied the stormy Atlanti c. Some called them, less romantically, the "coffin ships." Among the early settlers bearing the Elison surname who came to North America were:

Elison Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • John Elison, who landed in Virginia in 1623
  • Gosper Elison, who arrived in Maryland in 1668

Elison Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Bertha Elison, aged 15, who settled in America, in 1892
  • Frank Elison, aged 24, who landed in America, in 1892
  • Theresia Elison, aged 19, who settled in America, in 1892
  • Paul Elison, aged 24, who settled in America, in 1894
  • Lucien Elison, aged 21, who landed in America, in 1895

Elison Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Rubin Elison, aged 18, who emigrated to the United States from London, England, in 1905
  • Hilda Elison, aged 34, who emigrated to America, in 1914
  • John Elison, aged 50, who emigrated to the United States, in 1917
  • Edward Elison, aged 50, who emigrated to the United States, in 1920
  • Robert Elison, aged 30, who landed in America, in 1921
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Burke, Sir Bernard. Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry: Including American Families with British Ancestry. (2 Volumes). London: Burke Publishing, 1939. Print.
    2. 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).
    3. Bradford, William. History of Plymouth Plantation 1620-1647 Edited by Samuel Eliot Morrison 2 Volumes. New York: Russell and Russell, 1968. Print.
    4. Ingram, Rev. James. Translator Anglo-Saxon Chronicle 1823. Print.
    5. 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.
    6. Bardsley, C.W. A Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames: With Special American Instances. Wiltshire: Heraldry Today, 1901. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-44-6).
    7. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin, Eds. Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
    8. Sanders, Joanne McRee Edition. English Settlers in Barbados 1637-1800. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    9. Holt, J.C. Ed. Domesday Studies. Woodbridge: Boydell, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0-85115-477-8).
    10. Crispin, M. Jackson and Leonce Mary. Falaise Roll Recording Prominent Companions of William Duke of Normandy at the Conquest of England. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    11. ...

    The Elison Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Elison 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 26 February 2015 at 10:14.

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