Anglo-Saxon tribes of Britain. It is derived from their having lived at the chapelry of Grindall in the parish of Bridlington in the East Riding of Yorkshire.
Early Origins of the Grindal family
Yorkshire where they held a family seat from very ancient times, some say well before the Norman Conquest and the arrival of Duke William at Hastings in 1066 A.D.
Early History of the Grindal family
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Grindal Spelling Variations
spelling variations under which the name Grindal has appeared include Grindall, Grindal, Grindle, Grindell, Grindel and others.
Early Notables of the Grindal family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Grindal family to the New World and Oceana
At this time, the shores of the New World beckoned many English families that felt that the social climate in England was oppressive and lacked opportunity for change. Thousands left England at great expense in ships that were overcrowded and full of disease. A great portion of these settlers never survived the journey and even a greater number arrived sick, starving, and without a penny. The survivors, however, were often greeted with greater opportunity than they could have experienced back home. These English settlers made significant contributions to those colonies that would eventually become the United States and Canada. An examination of early immigration records and passenger ship lists revealed that people bearing the name Grindal arrived in North America very early:
Grindal Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
Grindal Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
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