Today's generation of the Everall family bears a name that was brought to England
by the migration wave that was started by the Norman Conquest
of 1066. The Everall family lived the Old French word Avril,
The name would have initially been given to a child born in the month of April.
Early Origins of the Everall family
The surname Everall was first found in Gloucestershire
where they were granted lands by William the Conqueror for their assistance at the Battle of Hastings in 1066. They were conjecturally descended from a Norman noble, Avril, who landed with William the Conqueror.
Early History of the Everall family
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Everall Spelling Variations
Before English spelling was standardized a few hundred
years ago, spelling variations
of names were a common occurrence. Elements of Latin, Norman French and other languages became incorporated into English throughout the Middle Ages, and name spellings changed even among the literate. The variations of the surname Everall include Averell, Averall, Avrill, Avril, Averel, Abrill and many more.
Early Notables of the Everall family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Everall family to Ireland
Some of the Everall family moved to Ireland
, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.Another 93 words (7 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Everall family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Everall Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century
- John Everall, who arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Royal George" in 1848 CITATION[CLOSE]
State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) ROYAL GEORGE 1848. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1848RoyalGeorge.htm