Early Origins of the Hunsworth family
The surname Hunsworth was first found in Lancashire
at Unsworth, a hamlet, in the township of Pilkington, parish of Prestwich cum Oldham, hundred
of Salford. CITATION[CLOSE]
Lewis, Samuel, A Topographical Dictionary of England. Institute of Historical Research, 1848, Print.
Now part of the Metropolitan Borough of Bury, in Greater Manchester, Unsworth dates back to 1291 when it was first listed as Hundeswrth. By 1333, the place name was known as Undesworth.
Early History of the Hunsworth family
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Hunsworth Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Unsworth, Unsworthe, Hunsworth, Hunsworthe and many more.
Early Notables of the Hunsworth family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Hunsworth family to Ireland
Some of the Hunsworth family moved to Ireland
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Migration of the Hunsworth family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Hunsworth Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Jeffrey Hunsworth, who sailed to Philadelphia in 1840