larcombe History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the larcombe family
The surname larcombe was first found in Wiltshire where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. But Saxon surnames survived and the family name was first referenced in the year 1576 when they held estates in that shire.
Important Dates for the larcombe family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our larcombe research. Another 95 words (7 lines of text) covering the years 1455, 1487, 1602 and 1669 are included under the topic Early larcombe History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
larcombe 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 larcombe were recorded, including Larcombe, Larcomb, Larkom, Larcom, Larcum, Larkham, Larcumb, Larcumbe, Lacombe, Lacom, Lacomb, Lacum, Lacumb and many more.
Early Notables of the larcombe family (pre 1700)
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larcombe migration to Australia
Emigration to Australia
followed the First Fleets
of convicts, tradespeople and early settlers. Early immigrants include:
larcombe Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century
- Emanuel Larcombe, aged 28, a labourer, who arrived in South Australia in 1856 aboard the ship "Switzerland"
Contemporary Notables of the name larcombe (post 1700)
- Ethel Larcombe, British former female tennis player. She is best remembered for winning the ladies' singles title at the 1912 Wimbledon Championships
- Major-General Julian Larcombe Schley (1880-1965), American Assistant Co-ordinator of Inter-American Affairs (1943-1945) 
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