The ancestors of the bearers of the Huntpach family name are thought have lived in ancient Anglo-Saxon England
. They were first found in a now-lost settlement called Huntbach.
Early Origins of the Huntpach family
The surname Huntpach was first found in Staffordshire
, where they held a family seat
from very early times.
Early History of the Huntpach family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Huntpach research.Another 157 words (11 lines of text) covering the years 1700, 1639, 1705 and 1700 are included under the topic Early Huntpach History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Huntpach Spelling Variations
Until quite recently, the English language has lacked a definite system of spelling rules. Consequently, Anglo-Saxon
surnames are characterized by a multitude of spelling variations
. Changes in Anglo-Saxon
names were influenced by the evolution of the English language, as it incorporated elements of French, Latin, and other languages. Although Medieval scribes and church officials recorded names as they sounded, so it is common to find one person referred to by several different spellings of his surname, even the most literate people varied the spelling of their own names. Variations of the name Huntpach include Huntbach, Huntbachs, Huntbaches, Huntback and many more.
Early Notables of the Huntpach 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 Huntpach Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Huntpach family to the New World and Oceana
Searching for a better life, many English families migrated to British colonies. Unfortunately, the majority of them traveled under extremely harsh conditions: overcrowding on the ships caused the majority of the immigrants to arrive diseased, famished, and destitute from the long journey across the ocean. For those families that arrived safely, modest prosperity was attainable, and many went on to make invaluable contributions to the development of the cultures of the new colonies. Research into the origins of individual families in North America revealed records of the immigration of a number of people bearing the name Huntpach or a variant listed above: bearers of the name who sailed to North America before the 20th century, where they contributed to New World society.