Early Origins of the Hab family
The surname Hab was first found in Berwickshire
an ancient county of Scotland
, presently part of the Scottish Borders Council Area, located in the eastern part of the Borders Region of Scotland, 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 Hab family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Hab research.Another 111 words (8 lines of text) covering the years 1530, 1566, 1566, 1640, 1589 and 1629 are included under the topic Early Hab History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Hab Spelling Variations
Early Notables of the Hab family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst the family at this time was Sir Thomas Hoby (1530-1566), an English diplomat and translator; and his son, Sir Thomas Posthumus Hoby (1566-1640), also sometimes spelt Hobie, Hobbie and Hobby, Posthumous and Postumus... Another 34 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Hab Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Hab family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: John Hobby settled in Virginia in 1736 as well as W. Hobbie, who settled in San Francisco in 1850.