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Pearl Early Origins



The surname Pearl was first found in Oxfordshire where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. But Saxon surnames survived and the family name was first referenced in the year 1259 when Henry and Reginald Perle held a family seat in Oseney in that shire.

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Pearl Spelling Variations


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Pearl Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Perle, Pearl, Pearle, Pear, Parl, Perl, Purl, Purle, Pearlman, Perlman and many more.

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Pearl Early History


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Pearl Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Pearl research. Another 264 words (19 lines of text) covering the years 1316, 1455, and 1487 are included under the topic Early Pearl History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Pearl Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Pearl Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Pearl Notables 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:

Pearl Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • William Pearl, English convict from Suffolk, who was transported aboard the "Agincourt" on July 6, 1844, settling in Van Diemen's Land, Australia [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Library of Queensland. (Retrieved 2014, November 24) Agincourt voyage to Van Diemen's Land, Australia in 1844 with 226 passengers. Retrieved from http://www.convictrecords.com.au/ships/agincourt/1844
  • John Pearl arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Asia" in 1851 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Library of South Australia. (Retrieved 2016, October 27) ASIA 1851 from London 12 05 1851 and southampton with Captain Roskell, arrived Port Adelaide on 1-09-1851. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1851Asia.htm
  • Lucy Pearl, aged 18, a servant, arrived in South Australia in 1855 aboard the ship "Mallard"

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Contemporary Notables of the name Pearl (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Pearl (post 1700)



  • Eldridge Gerry Pearl, American politician, Mayor of Chattanooga, Tennessee, 1855
  • Matthew Pearl, American novelist and educator
  • Jack Pearl (1894-1982), American vaudeville performer and a star of early radio
  • Nancy Pearl (b. 1945), American librarian, best-selling author and literary critic
  • Raymond Pearl (1879-1940), American biologist
  • Bruce Dean-Fredrick Pearl (b. 1960), American college basketball coach
  • Minnie Pearl (1912-1996), American country comedienne
  • Daniel Pearl (1963-2002), American journalist
  • Judea Pearl (b. 1936), Israeli American computer scientist and philosopher
  • Charles Pearl, American politician, Representative from Connecticut 6th District, 1992
  • ... (Another 8 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Pearl Historic Events


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Pearl Historic Events




RMS Lusitania

  • Master Stuart Duncan Day Pearl, American 1st Class Passenger from New York, New York, USA, who sailed aboard the RMS Lusitania and survived the sinking by escaping in life boat 13
  • Miss Audrey Warren Pearl, American 1st Class Passenger from New York, New York, USA, who sailed aboard the RMS Lusitania and survived the sinking by escaping in life boat 13
  • Surgeon-Major Frederic "Frank Warren" Pearl, American 1st Class Passenger from New York, New York, USA, who sailed aboard the RMS Lusitania and survived the sinking by escaping in a collapsible
  • Mrs. Amy Lea Pearl, American 1st Class Passenger from New York, New York, USA, who sailed aboard the RMS Lusitania and survived the sinking by escaping on an overturned boat
  • Miss Susan Whitewright Pearl, American 1st Class Passenger from New York, New York, USA, who sailed aboard the RMS Lusitania and died in the sinking
  • ... (Another 1 entries are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ State Library of Queensland. (Retrieved 2014, November 24) Agincourt voyage to Van Diemen's Land, Australia in 1844 with 226 passengers. Retrieved from http://www.convictrecords.com.au/ships/agincourt/1844
  2. ^ State Library of South Australia. (Retrieved 2016, October 27) ASIA 1851 from London 12 05 1851 and southampton with Captain Roskell, arrived Port Adelaide on 1-09-1851. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1851Asia.htm

Other References

  1. Bradford, William. History of Plymouth Plantation 1620-1647 Edited by Samuel Eliot Morrison 2 Volumes. New York: Russell and Russell, 1968. Print.
  2. Virkus, Frederick A. Ed. Immigrant Ancestors A List of 2,500 Immigrants to America Before 1750. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1964. Print.
  3. Elster, Robert J. International Who's Who. London: Europa/Routledge. Print.
  4. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
  5. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin, Eds. Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
  6. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
  7. Burke, John Bernard Ed. The Roll of Battle Abbey. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  8. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
  9. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
  10. Burke, Sir Bernard. General Armory Of England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today. Print.
  11. ...

The Pearl Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Pearl 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 20 October 2015 at 10:35.

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