Early Origins of the Hallows family
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 1276 when William in le Hallowe was recorded in the Rotuli Hundredorum at have estates in that shire.
Early History of the Hallows family
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Hallows Spelling Variations
hundred years that the English language has been standardized. For that reason, early Anglo-Saxon surnames like Hallows are characterized by many spelling variations. As the English language changed and incorporated elements of other European languages, even literate people changed the spelling of their names. Scribes and monks in the Middle Ages spelled names they sounded, so it is common to find several variations that refer to a single person. The variations of the name Hallows include: Hallow, Hallows, Hallowes, Hallas and others.
Early Notables of the Hallows family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Hallows family to the New World and Oceana
Many English families tired of political and religious strife left Britain for the new colonies in North America. Although the trip itself offered no relief - conditions on the ships were extremely cramped, and many travelers arrived diseased, starving, and destitute - these immigrants believed the opportunities that awaited them were worth the risks. Once in the colonies, many of the families did indeed prosper and, in turn, made significant contributions to the culture and economies of the growing colonies. An inquiry into the early roots of North American families has revealed a number of immigrants bearing the name Hallows or a variant listed above:
Hallows Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
Hallows Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century
Contemporary Notables of the name Hallows (post 1700)
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