Early Origins of the Figgins family
Cambridgeshire 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 13th century when they held estates in that shire.
Early History of the Figgins family
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Figgins Spelling Variations
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. Figgins has been spelled many different ways, including Figg, Figgiss, Figgess, Figgins, Figgin, Figges, Figgess, Figgs, Fig, Fyge, Fygg and many more.
Early Notables of the Figgins family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Figgins family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Figgins Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century
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