Anglo-Saxon tribes that once ruled over Britain. Such a name was given to a a hard and ever enduring personality. The surname Evareard originally derived from the Old German Eberhardt which referred to the endurance and strength of a boar. It was adopted in England after the Norman Conquest of 1066.
Early Origins of the Evareard family
Essex 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 Evareard family
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Evareard Spelling Variations
spelling variations were common, even among the names of the most literate people. Known variations of the Evareard family name include Everard, Evererd, Everid and others.
Early Notables of the Evareard family (pre 1700)
Baronet (died 1680) an English politician, Member of Parliament for Essex (1654-1656); Sir Richard Everard, 2nd Baronet (1625-1694), an English politician, Member...
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Migration of the Evareard family to Ireland
Some of the Evareard family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Migration of the Evareard family to the New World and Oceana
For political, religious, and economic reasons, thousands of English families boarded ships for Ireland, the Canadas, the America colonies, and many of smaller tropical colonies in the hope of finding better lives abroad. Although the passage on the cramped, dank ships caused many to arrive in the New World diseased and starving, those families that survived the trip often went on to make valuable contributions to those new societies to which they arrived. Investigation of the origins of family names on the North American continent has revealed that early immigrants bearing the name Evareard or a variant listed above: Martha and Phillip Everard who settled in Virginia in 1660; John Everard settled in Jamaica in 1684; another John Everard arrived in Philadelphia in 1856..
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