The Huntbock name has descended through the generations from the ancient Anglo-Saxon
culture. Their name comes from having lived in a now-lost settlement called Huntbach.
Early Origins of the Huntbock family
The surname Huntbock was first found in Staffordshire
, where they held a family seat
from very early times.
Early History of the Huntbock family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Huntbock research.Another 157 words (11 lines of text) covering the years 1700, 1639, 1705 and 1700 are included under the topic Early Huntbock History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Huntbock 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 Huntbock has undergone many spelling variations
, including Huntbach, Huntbachs, Huntbaches, Huntback and many more.
Early Notables of the Huntbock family (pre 1700)
Distinguished members of the family include John Huntbach (1639-1705), an English antiquary from Featherstone, Staffordshire
. In 1700, he bought the manor of Seawall from Richard Leveson. From another line, Burke's... Another 29 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Huntbock Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Huntbock family to the New World and Oceana
To escape the unstable social climate in England
of this time, many families boarded ships for the New World with the hope of finding land, opportunity, and greater religious and political freedom. Although the voyages were expensive, crowded, and difficult, those families that arrived often found greater opportunities and freedoms than they could have experienced at home. Many of those families went on to make significant contributions to the rapidly developing colonies in which they settled. Early North American records indicate many people bearing the name Huntbock were among those contributors: bearers of the name who sailed to North America before the 20th century, where they contributed to New World society.