Early Origins of the Elleson family
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.
Early History of the Elleson family
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Elleson Spelling Variations
Although the name, Elleson, appeared in many references, from time to time, the surname was shown with the spellings Ellison, Ellerson, Elleson, Elyson, Elison and many more.
Early Notables of the Elleson family (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...
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Migration of the Elleson family to Ireland
Some of the Elleson family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Migration of the Elleson family to the New World and Oceana
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 Atlantic. 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 Elleson family name Elleson, or who bore a variation of the surname were
Elleson Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
Elleson Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
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