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Incledon is one of the many new names that came to England following the Norman Conquest of 1066. The Incledon family lived in Cambridgeshire, at the manor of Ickleton, from where they took their name.

Early Origins of the Incledon family


The surname Incledon was first found in Cambridgeshire where they held a family seat as Lords of the manor of Ickleton, and were conjecturally descended from Hardwin of Scales, a Norman knight who held the manor of Ickleton from Count Eustace.

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Early History of the Incledon family

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Early History of the Incledon family


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Incledon Spelling Variations

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Incledon Spelling Variations


Anglo-Norman names are characterized by a multitude of spelling variations. When the Normans became the ruling people of England in the 11th century, they introduced a new language into a society where the main languages of Old and later Middle English had no definite spelling rules. These languages were more often spoken than written, so they blended freely with one another. Contributing to this mixing of tongues was the fact that medieval scribes spelled words according to sound, ensuring that a person's name would appear differently in nearly every document in which it was recorded. The name has been spelled Ickleton, Icledon, Ickledon, Icleton, Iggulden, Iggelden, Igguldon, Iggelsden, Igglesden, Igglesdon, Incleden and many more.

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Early Notables of the Incledon family (pre 1700)

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Early Notables of the Incledon family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Incledon family to the New World and Oceana

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Migration of the Incledon family to the New World and Oceana


For many English families, the political and religious disarray that plagued their homeland made the frontiers of the New World an attractive prospect. Thousands migrated, aboard cramped disease-ridden ships. They arrived sick, poor, and hungry, but were welcomed in many cases with far greater opportunity than at home in England. Many of these hardy settlers went on to make important contributions to the emerging nations in which they landed. Among early immigrants bearing the name Incledon or a variant listed above were: Elizabeth, Jane, John, and Sarah Iggleden who settled in Massachusetts in 1634.

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Contemporary Notables of the name Incledon (post 1700)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Incledon (post 1700)


  • Benjamin Incledon (1730-1796), English genealogist
  • Charles Benjamin Incledon (1763-1826), English Cornish singer

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