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St. Peregrine the martyr, was an early Christian martyr who died because he and others refused to worship the Roman Emperor Commodus on his birthday. Saint Peregrine (Peregrinus) of Auxerre (d. ca. 261 AD or ca. 304 AD) is venerated as the first bishop of Auxerre and the builder of its first cathedral. The name Peregrine is derived from the Latin Peregrinus, which originally meant "one from abroad", in other words, a foreigner, traveler, or pilgrim. The Peregrine Falcon (falco peregrinus) was first described under its current name by English ornithologist Marmaduke Tunstall in his 1771 work Ornithologia Britannica.

Peregrine Early Origins



The surname Peregrine was first found in Norfolk where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor. The Norman influence of English history dominated after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. The family name was first referenced in the 13th century when they held estates in that county. The family name was from Haute Marne in Normandy and probably originated from the King who was a falconer, a peregrine being a hunting type of falcon.

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Peregrine Spelling Variations


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Peregrine Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Perigrine, Perrigrin, Pellegrin, Perigrin, Pelegrin, Perrigrine and many more.

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Peregrine Early History


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Peregrine Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Peregrine research. Another 181 words (13 lines of text) covering the years 1189, 1250, 1455 and 1487 are included under the topic Early Peregrine History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Peregrine Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Peregrine Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Peregrine 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:

Peregrine Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Wm. Peregrine, who arrived in Virginia sometime between 1671 and 1672

Peregrine Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • James Peregrine, who settled in Ohio sometime between 1831 and 1836
  • Jose Peregrine, who arrived in Puerto Rico in 1860 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Miguel Peregrine, who landed in Puerto Rico in 1860 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Peregrine Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Mrs. Ira T. Peregrine, who emigrated to the United States from Seville, Spain, in 1903
  • Eleanor Peregrine, aged 24, who emigrated to the United States, in 1905
  • J. P. Peregrine, aged 32, who settled in America, in 1907
  • Mrs. J. P. Peregrine, aged 29, who settled in America, in 1907
  • Ira Peregrine, aged 38, who landed in America, in 1909
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Peregrine Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century

  • David Peregrine, who setted in Ontario in 1841

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Contemporary Notables of the name Peregrine (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Peregrine (post 1700)



  • Peter N. Peregrine (b. 1963), American anthropologist, professional archaeologist, and academic
  • Howell Peregrine (1938-2007), British applied mathematician
  • David Peregrine OC (1954-1989), Canadian dancer and actor

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  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Other References

  1. Thirsk, Joan. The Agrarian History of England and Wales. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press: 7 Volumes. Print.
  2. Markale, J. Celtic Civilization. London: Gordon & Cremonesi, 1976. Print.
  3. Marcharn, Frederick George. A Constitutional History of Modern England 1485 to the Present. London: Harper and Brothers, 1960. Print.
  4. Bede, The Venerable. Historia Ecclesiatica Gentis Anglorum (The Ecclesiastical History Of the English People). Available through Internet Medieval Sourcebook the Fordham University Centre for Medieval Studies. Print.
  5. Crispin, M. Jackson and Leonce Mary. Falaise Roll Recording Prominent Companions of William Duke of Normandy at the Conquest of England. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  6. Mills, A.D. Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4).
  7. Fairbairn. Fairbain's book of Crests of the Families of Great Britain and Ireland, 4th Edition 2 volumes in one. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1968. Print.
  8. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
  9. Magnusson, Magnus. Chambers Biographical Dictionary 5th edition. Edinburgh: W & R Chambers, 1990. Print.
  10. Ingram, Rev. James. Translator Anglo-Saxon Chronicle 1823. Print.
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The Peregrine Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Peregrine 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.

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