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Goldring History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms



The Goldring surname is thought to have come from the Middle English words "gold," and "ring." As such it was most likely originally a nickname for someone who wore a gold ring.

Early Origins of the Goldring family


The surname Goldring was first found in Bedfordshire (Old English: Bedanfordscir), located in Southeast-central England, formerly part of the Anglo-Saxon kingdom of Mercia, 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 year 1227 when Gilbert Goldring held estates in that shire.

Early History of the Goldring family


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Goldring Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Goldring, Goldrin, Gouldring, Goldryng, Goldryngge, Goldoury and many more.

Early Notables of the Goldring family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Goldring family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Goldring Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Jane Goldring, a bonded passenger, who settled in Barbados in 1693

Goldring Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Thomas Goldring, who settled in Maryland in 1758

Goldring Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Henry Goldring, who landed in America in 1832 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • James Goldring, who arrived in America in 1832 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • George Goldring, who settled in America in 1845
  • George Goldring, who arrived in America in 1845 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Goldring Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century

  • James Goldring, who settled in Montreal with his wife Sarah and their seven children in Montreal in 1832
  • Henry Goldring, Mary Goldring and their children, who arrived in Canada in 1832

Goldring Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Frederick Goldring, who arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Prince George" in 1838 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) PRINCE GEORGE 1838. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1838PrinceGeorge-London.htm
  • Sarah Goldring, who arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Prince George" in 1838 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) PRINCE GEORGE 1838. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1838PrinceGeorge-London.htm
  • Caroline Goldring, who arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Trafalgar" in 1849 [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) The TRAFALGAR 1849. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1849Trafalgar.htm

Contemporary Notables of the name Goldring (post 1700)


  • Edwin Goldring, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1956 [4]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 7) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Sir John Bernard Goldring (b. 1944), English High Court judge
  • Douglas Goldring (1887-1960), English writer and journalist
  • Mary Goldring, British business journalist and broadcaster
  • Peter Goldring (b. 1944), Canadian politician, member of the Canadian House of Commons
  • Ellen Goldring, Professor of Educational Policy and Leadership at Vanderbilt University

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Citations


  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  2. ^ State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) PRINCE GEORGE 1838. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1838PrinceGeorge-London.htm
  3. ^ State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) The TRAFALGAR 1849. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1849Trafalgar.htm
  4. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 7) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

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