name Inglott comes from the baptismal name Inglet.
The personl name Inglet was originally derived from the Old German word ingel
which means angel.
As the naming tradition grew in Europe baptismal names began to be introduced in many countries. Baptismal names were sometimes given in honor of Christian saints and other biblical figures. There are very few Christian countries in Europe that did not adopt surnames from these religious figures.
Early Origins of the Inglott family
The surname Inglott was first found in Lincolnshire
, where they held a family seat
from ancient times.
Early History of the Inglott family
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Inglott Spelling Variations
Before the last few hundred
years, the English language had no fast system of spelling rules. For that reason, spelling variations
are commonly found in early Anglo-Saxon
surnames. Over the years, many variations of the name Inglott were recorded, including Inglett, Inglet, Inglott, Ingot and others.
Early Notables of the Inglott family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Inglott family to the New World and Oceana
To escape oppression and starvation at that time, many English families left for the "open frontiers" of the New World with all its perceived opportunities. In droves people migrated to the many British colonies, those in North America in particular, paying high rates for passages in cramped, unsafe ships. Although many of the settlers did not make the long passage alive, those who did see the shores of North America perceived great opportunities before them. Many of the families that came from England
went on to make essential contributions to the emerging nations of Canada and the United States. Research into various historical records revealed some of first members of the Inglott family emigrate to North America:
Inglott Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Victor Inglott, aged 39, who emigrated to the United States, in 1920