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Olive Early Origins



The surname Olive was first found in Northampton, where they held a family seat from early times and their first records appeared on the census rolls taken by the ancient Kings of Britain to determine the rate of taxation of their subjects.

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Olive Spelling Variations


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Olive Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Olive, Oliff, Oliffe, Oliph and others.

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Olive Early History


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Olive Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Olive research. Another 127 words (9 lines of text) covering the years 1086, 1635, 1692, 1684 and 1685 are included under the topic Early Olive History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Olive Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Olive Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 44 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Olive Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Olive In Ireland


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Olive In Ireland



Some of the Olive family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 39 words (3 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 were:

Olive Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Judith Olive, who landed in Virginia in 1665
  • Thomas Olive who settled in Newcastle in 1677
  • Thomas Olive, who landed in New Jersey in 1677
  • Anne Olive, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1682
  • Anne Olive and her husband settled in Pennsylvania in 1682

Olive Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • William Olive, who arrived in Virginia in 1703
  • Francis Olive settled in Virginia in 1737
  • Nicholas Olive, who arrived in New York in 1795

Olive Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century

  • Mr. William Olive U.E. who settled in Carleton, [Saint John West] New Brunswick c. 1784 he died in 1822 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X

Olive Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Joseph Olive arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Aboukir" in 1847
  • Ann Olive arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Aboukir" in 1847
  • John Olive, English convict from London, who was transported aboard the "Adelaide" on April 16, 1855, settling in Western Australia [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Library of Queensland. (Retrieved 2014, November 17) Adelaide voyage to Western Australia, Australia in 1855 with 261 passengers. Retrieved from http://www.convictrecords.com.au/ships/adelaide/1855
  • James Jane Olive, aged 36, a labourer, arrived in South Australia in 1859 aboard the ship "James Jardine"
  • Henry Edward Olive, aged 15, a labourer, arrived in South Australia in 1859 aboard the ship "James Jardine"

Olive Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • Samuel Olive, aged 22, arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "City of Auckland" in 1872

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Contemporary Notables of the name Olive (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Olive (post 1700)



  • Rich Olive (1949-2016), American politician, Member of the Iowa Senate (2007-2011)
  • Ruth Olive, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1956
  • Kenneth L. Olive, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1996
  • Ben G. Olive Jr., American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1960
  • Renato Olivé (b. 1971), Italian former footballer
  • Joan Olivé Marquez (b. 1984), Spanish professional Grand Prix motorcycle road racer
  • Ceferi Eduardo Olivé i Cabré (b. 1907), Catalan painter

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Olive Historic Events


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Olive Historic Events




HMS Hood

  • Mr. Ronald M Olive (b. 1921), Welsh Marine serving for the Royal Marine from Bedwelty, Monmouthshire, Wales, who sailed into battle on the HMS Hood and died on 24th May 1941 in the sinking

RMS Titanic

  • Mr. Ernest Roskelly Olive (d. 1912), aged 28, English Clothes Presser Steward from Southampton, Hampshire who worked aboard the RMS Titanic and died in the sinking
  • Mr. Charles Olive, aged 31, English Trimmer from Southampton, Hampshire who worked aboard the RMS Titanic and survived the sinking escaping on collapsible B

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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X
  2. ^ State Library of Queensland. (Retrieved 2014, November 17) Adelaide voyage to Western Australia, Australia in 1855 with 261 passengers. Retrieved from http://www.convictrecords.com.au/ships/adelaide/1855

Other References

  1. Urquhart, Blair Edition. Tartans The New Compact Study Guide and Identifier. Secauccus, NJ: Chartwell Books, 1994. Print. (ISBN 0-7858-0050-6).
  2. Scarlett, James D. Tartan The Highland Textile. London: Shepheard-Walwyn, 1990. Print. (ISBN 0-85683-120-4).
  3. Bradford, William. History of Plymouth Plantation 1620-1647 Edited by Samuel Eliot Morrison 2 Volumes. New York: Russell and Russell, 1968. Print.
  4. Markale, J. Celtic Civilization. London: Gordon & Cremonesi, 1976. Print.
  5. Scots Kith and Kin And Illustrated Map Revised 2nd Edition. Edinburgh: Clan House/Albyn. Print.
  6. Bowman, George Ernest. The Mayflower Reader A Selection of Articales from The Mayflower Descendent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  7. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
  8. Adam, Frank. Clans Septs and Regiments of the Scottish Highlands 8th Edition. London: Bacon (G.W.) & Co, 1970. Print. (ISBN 10-0717945006).
  9. Prebble, John. The Highland Clearances. London: Secker & Warburg, 1963. Print.
  10. Skordas, Guest. Ed. The Early Settlers of Maryland an Index to Names or Immigrants Complied from Records of Land Patents 1633-1680 in the Hall of Records Annapolis, Maryland. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1968. Print.
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The Olive Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Olive 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 21 June 2016 at 08:21.

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