Anglo-Saxon tribes of Britain. It is a product of when the family lived in Englefield, a parish in Berkshire, six miles from Reading.
Early Origins of the Englefeld family
Anglo-Saxons, under Æthelwulf, Ealdorman of Berkshire, and the Danes, which resulted in a resounding victory for the Saxons. Englefield House has been the ancestral home of the Englefield family, since the time of King Edgar, Edgar the Peaceful (943-975.)
Early History of the Englefeld family
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Englefeld Spelling Variations
hundred years did much to standardize the English language. Before that time, spelling variations in names were a common occurrence. The language was changing, incorporating pieces of other languages, and the spelling of names changed with it. Englefeld has been spelled many different ways, including Englefield, Englefeld, Englesfield and others.
Early Notables of the Englefeld family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Englefeld family to the New World and Oceana
Thousands of English families in this era began to emigrate the New World in search of land and freedom from religious and political persecution. Although the passage was expensive and the ships were dark, crowded, and unsafe, those who made the voyage safely were rewarded with opportunities unavailable to them in their homeland. Research into passenger and immigration lists has revealed some of the very first Englefelds to arrive in North America: Charles Englefield who arrived in New York State in 1832.
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