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.
Early Origins of the Enticknap family
The surname Enticknap was first found in Surrey
, where this family held a family seat
since ancient times.
Early History of the Enticknap family
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Enticknap Spelling Variations
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.
Early Notables of the Enticknap family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Enticknap family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Enticknap Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century
- Thomas Enticknap and George Enticknap, who settled in Canada under the "Petworth Emigration Scheme" between the years 1832-1837
- A. D Enticknap, who was on record in the census of Ontario, Canada in 1871
Contemporary Notables of the name Enticknap (post 1700)
- The Hon. Ambrose George Enticknap (1894-1976), Australian politician, Minister for Transport (1956-1960)