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The name Enticknap is part of the ancient legacy of the Anglo-Saxon tribes of Britain. It is a product of when the family lived in the area referred to as Enticknap Copse, which was in the county of Surrey.
The surname Enticknap was first found in Surrey, where this family held a family seat since ancient times.
The first dictionaries that appeared in the last few 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. Enticknap has been spelled many different ways, including Enticknap, Enticknapp, Entictnap, Enticdnap, Enticknaps, Enteknap, Anticknap, Anteknap, Anteknappe, Anekecnappe, Entick and many more.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Enticknap research. Another 127 words (9 lines of text) covering the years 1322, 1696 and 1703 are included under the topic Early Enticknap History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Enticknap Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Enticknap Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century
The Enticknap Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Enticknap 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.
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