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The name lady finds its origins with the ancient Anglo-Saxons of England. It was given to one who worked as a person who worked as a servant of a noble lady. The surname lady belongs to the category of occupational names which associates a specific labor activity to an individual. Occupational names that were derived from the common trades of the medieval era transcended European cultural and linguistic boundaries.

Early Origins of the lady family


The surname lady was first found in Northamptonshire, where they held a family seat from ancient times.

Early History of the lady family


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Another 271 words (19 lines of text) covering the years 1214, 1296, 1379, 1397, 1399, 1581, 1625, 1700, 1787, 1625, 1684, 1658 and 1731 are included under the topic Early lady History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

lady Spelling Variations


The English language only became standardized in the last few centuries; therefore, spelling variations are common among early Anglo-Saxon names. As the form of the English language changed, even the spelling of literate people's names evolved. lady has been recorded under many different variations, including Ladyman, Ledyman, Ladymen, Laudyman, Lauediman and many more.

Early Notables of the lady family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the lady family to Ireland


Some of the lady family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
Another 119 words (8 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Migration of the lady family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

lady Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century

  • Ann Lady, who arrived in Saint John, New Brunswick aboard the ship "Eleanor" in 1834
  • Catharine Lady, who arrived in Saint John, New Brunswick aboard the ship "Eleanor" in 1834
  • Isabell Lady, who arrived in Saint John, New Brunswick aboard the ship "Eleanor" in 1834

Contemporary Notables of the name lady (post 1700)


  • Wendell E. Lady, American Republican politician, Speaker of the Kansas State House of Representatives, 1979-82 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, February 1) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Elaine Lady, American Republican politician, Candidate for Maryland State Senate District 3-A, 1970 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, February 1) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

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  1. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, February 1) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

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