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lambden Early Origins



The surname lambden was first found in Berwickshire where they held a family seat on the English/Scottish border. After the Norman Conquest of England many of Duke William's rebellious Barons moved north. The border became a convenient no-man's land. Notable families such as the Percy, the Umfravilles and the Nevilles gathered many supporting clans around them. In the 16th century they became known as the 'unruly clans'. In that century, many of those clans drove their herds south, and they settled in Yorkshire and Lancashire. The name was first recorded in the lands of Lamben in Berwickshire anciently known as Hassington.

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lambden Spelling Variations


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lambden Spelling Variations



The name lambden, appeared in many references, and from time to time, the surname was spelt Lamben, Lampden, Lamden, Lambdin, Lamdin and others.

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lambden Early History


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lambden Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our lambden research. Another 161 words (12 lines of text) covering the years 1261 and 1317 are included under the topic Early lambden History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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lambden Early Notables (pre 1700)


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lambden Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early lambden Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



The New World beckoned as many of the settlers in Ireland, known as the Scotch/Irish, became disenchanted. They sailed aboard the armada of sailing ships known as the "White Sails" which plied the stormy Atlanti c. Some called them, less romantically, the "coffin ships." Amongst the early settlers who could be considered kinsmen of the lambden family, or who bore a variation of the surname lambden were

lambden Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Thomas Lambden, who landed in New York in 1826

lambden Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century

  • George Lambden, who arrived in Nova Scotia in 1749

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Contemporary Notables of the name lambden (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name lambden (post 1700)



  • James R Lambden, American Associate Justice, Court of Appeal, First Appellate District, Division in California
  • Tony Lambden, British film actor

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Citations



    Other References

    1. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
    2. Virkus, Frederick A. Ed. Immigrant Ancestors A List of 2,500 Immigrants to America Before 1750. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1964. Print.
    3. Reaney P.H and R.M. Wilson. A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X).
    4. Bardsley, C.W. A Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames: With Special American Instances. Wiltshire: Heraldry Today, 1901. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-44-6).
    5. Dunkling, Leslie. Dictionary of Surnames. Toronto: Collins, 1998. Print. (ISBN 0004720598).
    6. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    7. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    8. Humble, Richard. The Fall of Saxon England. New York: Barnes and Noble, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-88029-987-8).
    9. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin, Eds. Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
    10. Hitching, F.K and S. Hitching. References to English Surnames in 1601-1602. Walton On Thames: 1910. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0181-3).
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    The lambden Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The lambden Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 17 July 2016 at 13:35.

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