Early Origins of the Goldfink family
Cambridgeshire where they held a family seat. 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 year 1260 when William Goldfing was recorded as a taxpayer in that shire.
Early History of the Goldfink family
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Goldfink Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Goldfinch, Goldfinche, Goldfink, Goldspink, Goldfynch and many more.
Early Notables of the Goldfink family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Goldfink family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: John Goldfinch settled in Virginia in 1658; Peter Goldfinch settled in Virginia in 1698.
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