Feise History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Feise family
The surname Feise was first found in Middlesex where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. But Saxon surnames survived and the family name was first referenced in the 12th century when they held estates in that shire.
Early History of the Feise family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Feise research. Another 159 words (11 lines of text) covering the years 1510, 1600, 1476, 1455, 1487, 1580, 1649, 1642, 1643 and 1172 are included under the topic Early Feise History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Feise Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Phessant, Pheasant, Pheassant, Phessent, Fessant, Fesant, Fessant, Vessent and many more.
Early Notables of the Feise family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Feise family to Ireland
Some of the Feise family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
Another 62 words (4 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 Feise family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: the name represented in many forms and recorded from the mid 17th century in the great migration from Europe. Migrants settled in the eastern seaboard from Newfoundland, to Maine, to Virginia, the Carolinas, and to the islands..
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