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Makgeore Early Origins



The surname Makgeore was first found in Cambridgeshire at Hartley St George where the family were seated for a full 500 years. [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
Burke, John Bernard, The Roll of Battle Abbey. London: Edward Churton, 26, Holles Street, 1848, Print.
They claim descent from Baldwin St. George, the Norman. Of note was Sir Richard St. George who was Clarenceux king of arms, the eighteenth direct descendant of Baldwin St. George. He had three sons. Henry, was Garter, king of arms and so were his four sons. Sir George was elevated to the peerage of Ireland as Lord St. George. Richard who went to Ireland in the beginning of the 17th century in the Royal Army was appointed governor of Castle Athlone. [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
Burke, John Bernard, The Roll of Battle Abbey. London: Edward Churton, 26, Holles Street, 1848, Print.

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Makgeore Spelling Variations


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Makgeore Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: St.George, St George, Saint Geroge and others.

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Makgeore Early History


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Makgeore Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Makgeore research. Another 315 words (22 lines of text) covering the years 1510, 1600, 1401, 1534, 1616, 1627, 1659, 1677, 1669, 1550, 1635, 1581, 1644, 1645, 1615, 1703, 1686, 1703, 1625, 1715, 1172, 1550, 1635, 1640, 1713, 1695, 1657, 1726, 1658 and 1735 are included under the topic Early Makgeore History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Makgeore Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Makgeore Early Notables (pre 1700)



Outstanding amongst the family at this time was Sir Richard St George (c1550-1635), of Wiltshire, an English officer of arms at the College of Arms; and his son, Henry St George (1581-1644), an English Officer of Arms, Garter...

Another 38 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Makgeore Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Makgeore In Ireland


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Makgeore In Ireland



Some of the Makgeore family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 233 words (17 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included 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



Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: the name represented in many forms and recorded from the mid 17th century in the great migration from Europe. Migrants settled in the eastern seaboard from Newfoundland, to Maine, to Virginia, the Carolinas, and to the islands..

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Citations


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  1. ^ Burke, John Bernard, The Roll of Battle Abbey. London: Edward Churton, 26, Holles Street, 1848, Print.

Other References

  1. Library of Congress. American and English Genealogies in the Library of Congress. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1967. Print.
  2. Thirsk, Joan. The Agrarian History of England and Wales. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press: 7 Volumes. Print.
  3. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin, Eds. Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
  4. Holt, J.C. Ed. Domesday Studies. Woodbridge: Boydell, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0-85115-477-8).
  5. Hitching, F.K and S. Hitching. References to English Surnames in 1601-1602. Walton On Thames: 1910. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0181-3).
  6. Foster, Joseph. Dictionary of Heraldry Feudal Coats of Arms and Pedigrees. London: Bracken Books, 1989. Print. (ISBN 1-85170-309-8).
  7. Lennard, Reginald. Rural England 1086-1135 A Study of Social and Agrarian Conditions. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1959. Print.
  8. Bradford, William. History of Plymouth Plantation 1620-1647 Edited by Samuel Eliot Morrison 2 Volumes. New York: Russell and Russell, 1968. Print.
  9. Bullock, L.G. Historical Map of England and Wales. Edinburgh: Bartholomew and Son, 1971. Print.
  10. Shaw, William A. Knights of England A Complete Record from the Earliest Time to the Present Day of the Knights of all the Orders of Chivalry in England, Scotland, Ireland and Knights Bachelors 2 Volumes. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print. (ISBN 080630443X).
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The Makgeore Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Makgeore 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.

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