Anglo-Saxon tribes of Britain. The name is derived from when the Pelson family once lived in Kent.
Early Origins of the Pelson family
Kent, where they held a family seat from ancient times.
Early History of the Pelson family
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Pelson Spelling Variations
spelling variations were common, even among the names of the most literate people. Known variations of the Pelson family name include Bellison, Belson, Beleson, Belessone, Bellesson and many more.
Early Notables of the Pelson family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Pelson family to the New World and Oceana
For political, religious, and economic reasons, thousands of English families boarded ships for Ireland, Canada, the America colonies, and many of smaller tropical colonies in the hope of finding better lives abroad. Although the passage on the cramped, dank ships caused many to arrive in the New World diseased and starving, those families that survived the trip often went on to make valuable contributions to those new societies to which they arrived. Early immigrants bearing the Pelson surname or a spelling variation of the name include:
Pelson Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
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