Hambrock History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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The surname Hambrock is derived from the old Gaelic personal name Ainmhire, meaning freedom from levity or madness. The names Convery and Hanbury, and their variants, have this same origin. Typically, the Irish surname Mac Ainmhire is anglicized as Convery, and the surname O hAinmhire, as Hanbury. The name Hanbury also came to Ireland during the English settlements of the 17th century, and can be of English toponymic origin, from the place in Staffordshire.
Early Origins of the Hambrock family
The surname Hambrock was first found in Counties Galway, Clare, and Mayo (Irish: Maigh Eo) located on the West coast of the Republic of Ireland in the province of Connacht, where the name was recorded as Hanbury, Hambrock, and Hanborogh. The name also appears in County Armagh as O'Convery in the Heath Money Rolls of 1664.
Important Dates for the Hambrock family
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Hambrock Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Convery, Mac Convery, O'Convery, Hanbury, Hanberry, Hambery, Hambrock, Hanborogh and many more.
Early Notables of the Hambrock family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Hambrock family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: James Hamberry, who was sent as a bonded passenger to Jamaica in 1730; John Hanbury, who immigrated to Boston in 1766; Pat Convery, who arrived in Philadelphia in 1817.