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The Huxabuck name has descended through the generations from the ancient Anglo-Saxon culture. Their name comes from having lived in the village of Huxtable in East Buckland in the county of Devon. The suffix staple was originally derived from the Old French word estaple when translated means a mart or market-place. Therefore the original bearer of the surname Huxabuck lived near an area that was a market place.

Huxabuck Early Origins



The surname Huxabuck was first found in Devon, where the name could have been derived from the aforementioned Huxtable or from Hexworthy, a hamlet on Dartmoor.

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Huxabuck Spelling Variations


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Huxabuck 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 Huxabuck has undergone many spelling variations, including Huxtable, Hucstable, Huckstable, Hokestaple and others.

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Huxabuck Early History


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Huxabuck Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Huxabuck research. Another 379 words (27 lines of text) covering the years 1330, 1300, 1500 and 1642 are included under the topic Early Huxabuck History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Huxabuck Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Huxabuck Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Huxabuck Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



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 Huxabuck were among those contributors: William Huxtable, a bonded passenger, who arrived in America in 1744; William Huckaby, who came to America in 1764; John Huxtable, who sailed to Philadelphia in 1817.

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Motto



The motto was originally a war cry or slogan. Mottoes first began to be shown with arms in the 14th and 15th centuries, but were not in general use until the 17th century. Thus the oldest coats of arms generally do not include a motto. Mottoes seldom form part of the grant of arms: Under most heraldic authorities, a motto is an optional component of the coat of arms, and can be added to or changed at will; many families have chosen not to display a motto.

Motto: Fide et marte
Motto Translation: By fidelity and military service.


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

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    The Huxabuck Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Huxabuck Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 11 February 2013 at 08:54.

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