The ancestors of the Huntbyck surname lived among the ancient Anglo-Saxon
culture. The name comes from when they lived in a now-lost settlement called Huntbach.
Early Origins of the Huntbyck family
The surname Huntbyck was first found in Staffordshire
, where they held a family seat
from very early times.
Early History of the Huntbyck family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Huntbyck research.Another 157 words (11 lines of text) covering the years 1700, 1639, 1705 and 1700 are included under the topic Early Huntbyck History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Huntbyck Spelling Variations
Before English spelling was standardized a few hundred
years ago, spelling variations
of names were a common occurrence. Elements of Latin, French and other languages became incorporated into English through the Middle Ages, and name spellings changed even among the literate. The variations of the surname Huntbyck include Huntbach, Huntbachs, Huntbaches, Huntback and many more.
Early Notables of the Huntbyck 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 Huntbyck Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Huntbyck family to the New World and Oceana
A great wave of immigration to the New World was the result of the enormous political and religious disarray that struck England
at that time. Families left for the New World in extremely large numbers. The long journey was the end of many immigrants and many more arrived sick and starving. Still, those who made it were rewarded with an opportunity far greater than they had known at home in England
. These emigrant families went on to make significant contributions to these emerging colonies in which they settled. Some of the first North American settlers carried this name or one of its variants: bearers of the name who sailed to North America before the 20th century, where they contributed to New World society.