The name Gullage is part of the ancient legacy of the Anglo-Saxon
tribes of Britain. It is a product of when the family lived in Coldridge, in Devon.
Early Origins of the Gullage family
The surname Gullage was first found in Nottinghamshire
, where they held a family seat
from ancient times.
Early History of the Gullage family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Gullage research.Another 119 words (8 lines of text) covering the years 1210, 1578, 1639, 1670, 1635 and 1681 are included under the topic Early Gullage History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Gullage 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. Gullage has been spelled many different ways, including Colledge, College, Collage, Gollege, Golledge, Callage, Calledge, Gollidge, Collige, Collidge and many more.
Early Notables of the Gullage family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Gullage 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 Gullages to arrive in North America: George Colledge who arrived in Virginia in 1637.
Contemporary Notables of the name Gullage (post 1700)
- James Gullage, American politician, Delegate to Alabama convention to ratify 21st amendment from Tallapoosa County, 1933 CITATION[CLOSE]
The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 20) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html