Early Origins of the Lidinton family
hundred of Wrandike. CITATION[CLOSE]
Lewis, Samuel, A Topographical Dictionary of England. Institute of Historical Research, 1848, Print. This ancient Saxon village dates back to 940 when it was first known as Lidentune. By the time of the Domesday Book of 1086, the parish was known as Ledenstone CITATION[CLOSE]
Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin, Eds., Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8) and literally meant "farmstead on the noisy stream," from the Old English words "hylde" + "tun." CITATION[CLOSE]
Mills, A.D., Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4)
There is another Liddington in Wiltshire, but this parish is much more recent, but "on Beacon Hill was a large circular work, called Liddington Castle." CITATION[CLOSE]
Kirby's Quest listed Thomas de Ledintone in Somerset temp. 1 Edward III. CITATION[CLOSE]
Early History of the Lidinton family
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Lidinton Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Liddington, Lidington, Lidinton, Liddinton, Lydington and many more.
Early Notables of the Lidinton family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Lidinton family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Humphrey Lyddington, who came to Virginia in 1673; and E. Liddington, who arrived at San Francisco in 1860.
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