The name lamputte is part of the ancient legacy of the Anglo-Saxon
tribes of Britain. It is a product of when the family lived in a region of Lampet
. The surname lamputte was adopted in England
after the Norman Conquest
of 1066. lamputte is a habitation
name from the broad category 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 lamputte family
The surname lamputte was first found in Suffolk
, where they held a family seat
from ancient times.
Early History of the lamputte family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our lamputte research.Another 203 words (14 lines of text) covering the years 1327, 1332, 1356, 1384, 1444, 1621 and 1662 are included under the topic Early lamputte History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
lamputte Spelling Variations
The first dictionaries that appeared in the last few hundred
years did much to standardize the English language. Before that time, spelling variations
in names were a common occurrence. The language was changing, incorporating pieces of other languages, and the spelling of names changed with it. lamputte has been spelled many different ways, including Lampet, Lampett, Lampit, Lampitt, Lampart, Lampert and many more.
Early Notables of the lamputte family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the lamputte family to the New World and Oceana
Thousands of English families in this era began to emigrate the New World in search of land and freedom from religious and political persecution. Although the passage was expensive and the ships were dark, crowded, and unsafe, those who made the voyage safely were rewarded with opportunities unavailable to them in their homeland. Research into passenger and immigration lists has revealed some of the very first lamputtes to arrive in North America: W. Lampart, who sailed to Virginia in 1665; and Adam and John Lampart to Pennsylvania in 1764.