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Pepdy Early Origins



The surname Pepdy was first found in Durham, where they held a family seat. They were most likely one of those rebellious northern English Norman clans which were 'wasted' by Duke William of Normandy when he took an army of 40,000 north as far as the Scottish border in 1070. Their name appears to have been Pappedae, from a Norman noble who arrived at Hastings with the Duke in 1066. Escaping north into Scotland their ancient Clan seat was at Dunglass but they also held estates in Haddington. Their close relationship to the Hume Clan in these ancient times leads one to believe there was a blood relationship rather than a pact of mutual protection.

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Pepdy Spelling Variations


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Pepdy Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Pepdie, Pepdy, Papdie, Papeday, Papdye, Papede, Peberdy, Pabody, Pabodie, Pabode and many more.

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Pepdy Early History


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Pepdy Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Pepdy research. Another 461 words (33 lines of text) covering the years 1166, 1200, 1296, 1403, 1504, 1603, 1641, 1379, 1623 and 1717 are included under the topic Early Pepdy History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Pepdy Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Pepdy Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 45 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Pepdy Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Pepdy In Ireland


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Pepdy In Ireland



Some of the Pepdy family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 53 words (4 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: William H. Peberdy and John Peberdy who landed in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1838; Ephraim and Samuel Peberdy settled there in 1860; Francis, John, and William Pabodie landed in New England in 1640..

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Innes, Thomas and Learney. Socts Heraldry A Practical Handbook on the Historical Principles and Modern Application of the Art of Science. London: Oliver and Boyd, 1934. Print.
    2. Urquhart, Blair Edition. Tartans The New Compact Study Guide and Identifier. Secauccus, NJ: Chartwell Books, 1994. Print. (ISBN 0-7858-0050-6).
    3. Burke, Sir Bernard. Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage and Baronetage, The Privy Council, Knightage and Compainonage. London: Burke Publishing, 1921. Print.
    4. Chadwick, Nora Kershaw and J.X.W.P Corcoran. The Celts. London: Penguin, 1970. Print. (ISBN 0140212116).
    5. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    6. Moncrieffe, Sir Ian of That Ilk and Don Pottinger. Clan Map Scotland of Old. Edinburgh: Bartholomew and Son, 1983. Print.
    7. Martine, Roddy, Roderick Martine and Don Pottinger. Scottish Clan and Family Names Their Arms, Origins and Tartans. Edinburgh: Mainstream, 1992. Print.
    8. 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).
    9. Prebble, John. The Highland Clearances. London: Secker & Warburg, 1963. Print.
    10. Scarlett, James D. Tartan The Highland Textile. London: Shepheard-Walwyn, 1990. Print. (ISBN 0-85683-120-4).
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    The Pepdy Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Pepdy 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 23 October 2013 at 15:56.

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