The saga of the name Millaud follows a line reaching back through history to the days of the
tribes in Britain. It was a name for someone who worked as a miller or the keeper of a mill. The surname Millaud is derived from the Old English word
predominates. The "mill-ward" was the keeper of the mill having derived from the Middle English words "melle, mulle, and mulne."
from early times and their first records appeared on the early census rolls taken by the early Kings of Britain to determine the rate of taxation of their subjects.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Millaud research.Another 81 words (6 lines of text) covering the years 1430, 1502 and 1488 are included under the topic Early Millaud History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
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 Millaud were recorded, including Milward, Milwood and others.
Some of the Millaud family moved to Ireland
, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. More information about their life in Ireland
is included in all our PDF Extended History products
and printed products wherever possible.