The name Hughling is tied to the ancient Anglo-Saxon
culture of England
. It comes from the baptismal name Hugh.
As the naming tradition grew in Europe baptismal names began to be introduced in many countries. Baptismal names were sometimes given in honor of Christian saints and other biblical figures. There are very few Christian countries in Europe that did not adopt surnames from these religious figures.
Early Origins of the Hughling family
The surname Hughling was first found in at the court of Edward the Confessor (1042-1066,) where Hugolin was Chamberlain to the King.
Early History of the Hughling family
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Hughling Spelling Variations
Only recently has spelling become standardized in the English language. As the English language evolved in the Middle Ages, the spelling of names changed also. The name Hughling has undergone many spelling variations
, including Hewlin, Hewlings, Hughling, Hughlings, Hullin, Hueline, Hugelin and many more.
Early Notables of the Hughling family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Hughling family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Hughling Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century
- Harry Hughling, who arrived in Nelson, New Zealand aboard the ship "Bombay" in 1842