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Early Origins of the Frenny family


The surname Frenny was first found in Shropshire 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.

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Early History of the Frenny family

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Early History of the Frenny family


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Frenny research.
Another 285 words (20 lines of text) covering the years 1350, 1455, 1487, 1510, 1600, 1140 and 1172 are included under the topic Early Frenny History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Frenny Spelling Variations

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Frenny 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. Frenny has been spelled many different ways, including Frayne, Freyne, Frene, Frenye, Freny, Frenney, Frenny, Frennes, Frenes, Frenye, Frain, Frayn, Fraine and many more.

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Early Notables of the Frenny family (pre 1700)

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Early Notables of the Frenny family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Frenny family to Ireland

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Migration of the Frenny family to Ireland


Some of the Frenny family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
Another 107 words (8 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Migration of the Frenny family to the New World and Oceana

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Migration of the Frenny family to the New World and Oceana


Thousands of English families in this era began to emigrate the New World in search of land and freedom from religious and political persecution. Although the passage was expensive and the ships were dark, crowded, and unsafe, those who made the voyage safely were rewarded with opportunities unavailable to them in their homeland. Research into passenger and immigration lists has revealed some of the very first Frennys to arrive in North America: 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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