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McJorey Early Origins



The surname McJorey 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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McJorey Spelling Variations


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McJorey Spelling Variations



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

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McJorey Early History


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McJorey Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our McJorey 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 McJorey History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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McJorey Early Notables (pre 1700)


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McJorey 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 McJorey Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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McJorey In Ireland


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McJorey In Ireland



Some of the McJorey 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



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

Other References

  1. Burke, Sir Bernard. Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry: Including American Families with British Ancestry. (2 Volumes). London: Burke Publishing, 1939. Print.
  2. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
  3. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
  4. Papworth, J.W and A.W Morant. Ordinary of British Armorials. London: T.Richards, 1874. Print.
  5. Bradford, William. History of Plymouth Plantation 1620-1647 Edited by Samuel Eliot Morrison 2 Volumes. New York: Russell and Russell, 1968. Print.
  6. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  7. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
  8. Hitching, F.K and S. Hitching. References to English Surnames in 1601-1602. Walton On Thames: 1910. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0181-3).
  9. Bardsley, C.W. A Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames: With Special American Instances. Wiltshire: Heraldry Today, 1901. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-44-6).
  10. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
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The McJorey Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The McJorey 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 15 December 2015 at 11:52.

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