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Ingles History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms


Origins Available: English, Scottish


The Ingles surname is an English name with Norse roots, deriving from either of two Old Norse personal names "Ingjaldr," or from "Ingólfr" ‘Ing's wolf’ (Ing was an ancient Germanic fertility god). Some instances of this name in Britain are thought to have evolved from the place name Ingol, in Lancashire, which is named from the Old English personal name Inga with the Old English word "holh," meaning a "hollow," or "depression." Another source claims the name was derived from "a Scandinavian personal name, retained in the designations of Ingleby, Inglesham, Ingleton, Ingoldsthorpe, Ingoldsby, and other parishes and places, lying chiefly in what are called the Danish counties. The Domesday form is Ingaldus. " [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
Lowe, Mark Anthony, Patronymica Britannica, A Dictionary of Family Names of the United Kingdom. London: John Russel Smith, 1860. Print.


Early Origins of the Ingles family


The surname Ingles was first found in either Somerset or Huntingdonshire where the first recordings of the family were listed in the Hundredorum Rolls of 1273 Edmund Ingold, in Somerset and Cecilia de Ingolde in Huntingdonshire. [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
Bardsley, C.W, A Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames: With Special American Instances. Wiltshire: Heraldry Today, 1901. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-44-6)

Early History of the Ingles family


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Ingles Spelling Variations


Contemporary spellings of ancient Scottish names often bear little resemblance to the original recorded versions. These spelling variations result from the fact that medieval scribes spelled words and names alike according to their sounds. Ingles has been spelled Ingle, Ingall, Ingalls, Ingal, Ingals, Ingull, Ingulls, Inggall, Inggalls, Ingold, Ingolds, Ingles, Ingoll, Ingolls, Ingill and many more.

Early Notables of the Ingles family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Ingles family to Ireland


Some of the Ingles family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Migration of the Ingles family to the New World and Oceana


The colonies on the fertile east coast of North America soon had many farms run by Scots. These hardy settlers provided a backbone for the great nations of the United States and Canada that would emerge in the next centuries. Early North American immigration records have revealed a number of people bearing the Scottish name Ingles or a variant listed above, including:

Ingles Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Maudit Ingles, who settled in Massachusetts in 1635
  • Maudit Ingles, who arrived in New England in 1635 [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Maurice Ingles, who landed in New England in 1635 [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Ingles Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • David Ingles, who settled in New York, NY, in 1774

Ingles Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Thomas Ingles, who landed in America in 1806 [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Rodrigo Ingles, who arrived in Columbia in 1838 [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • John Ingles, who landed in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1844 [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • James Ingles, who landed in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1845-1846 [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • W. H. Ingles settled in San Francisco, California in 1850
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Ingles Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century

  • David Ingles, who arrived in Canada in 1831

Ingles Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • C. Ingles, who arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Tongariro" in 1888

Contemporary Notables of the name Ingles (post 1700)


  • Paul Ingles (b. 1956), American award-winning radio producer
  • Hermenegildo Pereira "H. Gil " Ingles, Angola-born, American record producer, television producer, television technical director, television host, and inspirational speaker
  • Mary Draper Ingles (1732-1815), also known in records as Mary Inglis or Mary English, an American pioneer and early settler of western Virginia; she and her two young sons were captured by Shawnee after the Draper's Meadow Massacre, but later escaped with another woman after two and a half months
  • James Lewis Ingles (1876-1936), American head coach of the Virginia Tech college football program in 1898
  • Major-General Harry Clyde Ingles (1888-1976), United States Army Major General who served during World War II and commanded the United States Army Signal Corps [4]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Generals of World War II. (Retrieved 2012, March 30) Harry Ingles. Retrieved from http://generals.dk/general/Ingles/Harry_Clyde/USA.html
  • Henry Anthony Ingles (1840-1892), New Zealand politician, Member of Parliament for Cheviot (1871-1875)
  • Joseph Howarth "Joe" Ingles (b. 1987), Australian professional basketball player who currently plays for Utah Jazz
  • W. C. S. Ingles, English 14th Surveyor General of Ceylon (1915-1923)
  • John Ingles Gilmour (b. 1896), Scottish Air Force Major and flying ace in WWI

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Citations


  1. ^ Lowe, Mark Anthony, Patronymica Britannica, A Dictionary of Family Names of the United Kingdom. London: John Russel Smith, 1860. Print.
  2. ^ Bardsley, C.W, A Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames: With Special American Instances. Wiltshire: Heraldry Today, 1901. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-44-6)
  3. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  4. ^ Generals of World War II. (Retrieved 2012, March 30) Harry Ingles. Retrieved from http://generals.dk/general/Ingles/Harry_Clyde/USA.html

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