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Horrell Early Origins



The surname Horrell was first found in Argyllshire (Gaelic erra Ghaidheal), the region of western Scotland corresponding roughly with the ancient Kingdom of Dál Riata, in the Strathclyde region of Scotland, now part of the Council Area of Argyll and Bute, 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.

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Horrell Spelling Variations


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Horrell Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Harold, Harald, Harrell, Hirrell, Hurrell and others.

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Horrell Early History


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Horrell Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Horrell research. Another 149 words (11 lines of text) covering the years 168 and 1685 are included under the topic Early Horrell History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Horrell Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Horrell Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 18 words (1 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Horrell Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Horrell In Ireland


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Horrell In Ireland



Some of the Horrell family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 39 words (3 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Horrell Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • William Horrell, who landed in Virginia in 1714

Horrell Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Agnes Horrell arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Phoebe" in 1846
  • William Horrell, aged 22, a miner, arrived in South Australia in 1856 aboard the ship "Violet"

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Contemporary Notables of the name Horrell (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Horrell (post 1700)



  • Edwin C. "Babe" Horrell (1902-1992), American football player and coach
  • Elizabeth Horrell (1826-1913), English-born, New Zealand teacher and homemaker, progenitor of the Horrell family in New Zealand
  • Ryan Horrell (b. 1973), former English cricketer
  • Andrew Horrell (b. 1988), New Zealand rugby union player

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Horrell Family Crest Products


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Urquhart, Blair Edition. Tartans The New Compact Study Guide and Identifier. Secauccus, NJ: Chartwell Books, 1994. Print. (ISBN 0-7858-0050-6).
    2. Magnusson, Magnus. Chambers Biographical Dictionary 5th edition. Edinburgh: W & R Chambers, 1990. Print.
    3. Moncrieffe, Sir Ian of That Ilk and Don Pottinger. Clan Map Scotland of Old. Edinburgh: Bartholomew and Son, 1983. Print.
    4. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    5. Burke, Sir Bernard. Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage and Baronetage, The Privy Council, Knightage and Compainonage. London: Burke Publishing, 1921. Print.
    6. Innes, Thomas and Learney. Socts Heraldry A Practical Handbook on the Historical Principles and Modern Application of the Art of Science. London: Oliver and Boyd, 1934. Print.
    7. Bain, Robert. The Clans and Tartans of Scotland. Glasgow & London: Collins, 1968. Print. (ISBN 000411117-6).
    8. Weis, Frederick Lewis, Walter Lee Sheppard and David Faris. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 7th Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0806313676).
    9. Leeson, Francis L. Dictionary of British Peerages. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-1121-5).
    10. Donaldson, Gordon and Robert S. Morpeth. Who's Who In Scotish History. Wales: Welsh Academic Press, 1996. Print. (ISBN 186057-0054).
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    The Horrell Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Horrell Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 11 September 2013 at 10:43.

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