of 1066. The surname Hulet is based on the Norman
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.
where Johannes Houlet et uxor ejus and Adam Howlot et Agnes uxor were listed in the
Rolls of 1379. Roger
in another early census.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Hulet research.Another 63 words (4 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Hulet History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Before the last few hundred
years the English language had no fixed system of spelling rules. For that reason, spelling variations
occurred commonly in Anglo Norman surnames. Over the years, many variations of the name Hulet were recorded, including Howlett, Howlet, Hullett and others.
Some of the Hulet family moved to Ireland
, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. More information about their life in Ireland
is included in all our PDF Extended History products
and printed products wherever possible.