Norman Conquest of England of 1066. The Jacklin family lived in Cambridgeshire. This is a habitation name. These names form one of the broadest categories of surnames that were derived from place-names. They were derived from pre-existing names for towns, villages, parishes, or farmsteads. Other local names are derived from the names of houses, manors, estates, regions, and entire counties
Early Origins of the Jacklin family
Cambridgeshire, where they held a family seat from very early times.
Early History of the Jacklin family
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Jacklin Spelling Variations
spelling variations characterize Norman surnames. Many variations occurred because Old and Middle English lacked any definite spelling rules. The introduction of Norman French to England also had a pronounced effect, as did the court languages of Latin and French. Therefore, one person was often referred to by several different spellings in a single lifetime. The various spellings include Jackling, Jacklin, Jacklings, Jacqueline, Jacoline and many more.
Early Notables of the Jacklin family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Jacklin family to the New World and Oceana
Many English families left England, to avoid the chaos of their homeland and migrated to the many British colonies abroad. Although the conditions on the ships were extremely cramped, and some travelers arrived diseased, starving, and destitute, once in the colonies, many of the families prospered and made valuable contributions to the cultures of what would become the United States and Canada. Research into the origins of individual families in North America has revealed records of the immigration of a number of people bearing the name Jacklin or a variant listed above:
Jacklin Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
Contemporary Notables of the name Jacklin (post 1700)
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