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The Anglo-Saxon name Pipes comes from when the family resided in Somerset. While it is generally regarded that the name was from this area, the first records of the name are scattered throughout Englsand. The surname Pipes may also be derived from the word piper.

Pipes Early Origins



The surname Pipes was first found in Staffordshire at Field, a township, in the parish of Leigh, union of Uttoxeter, S. division of the hundred of Totmonslow. " It anciently belonged to Burton Abbey, of which it was long held by the family of Pipe, from whom it passed to the Bagots." [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
Lewis, Samuel, A Topographical Dictionary of England. Institute of Historical Research, 1848, Print.

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Pipes Spelling Variations


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Pipes Spelling Variations



The English language only became standardized in the last few centuries; therefore, spelling variations are common among early Anglo-Saxon names. As the form of the English language changed, even the spelling of literate people's names evolved. Pipes has been recorded under many different variations, including Pipe, Pipes and others.

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Pipes Early History


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Pipes Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Pipes research. Another 177 words (13 lines of text) covering the years 1086 and 1578 are included under the topic Early Pipes History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Pipes Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Pipes Early Notables (pre 1700)



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For many English families, the political and religious disarray that shrouded England made the far away New World an attractive prospect. On cramped disease-ridden ships, thousands migrated to those British colonies that would eventually become Canada and the United States. Those hardy settlers that survived the journey often went on to make important contributions to the emerging nations in which they landed. Analysis of immigration records indicates that some of the first North American immigrants bore the name Pipes or a variant listed above:

Pipes Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • David Pipes, who arrived in Maryland in 1665 [2]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)

Pipes Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century

  • Jonathon Pipes who settled in Fort Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada, along with William and William Senior in 1774
  • Jonathan Pipes, aged 20, who landed in Fort Cumberland, Nova Scotia in 1774
  • William Pipes, aged 49, who arrived in Fort Cumberland, Nova Scotia in 1774
  • William Pipes, who landed in Nova Scotia in 1774

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Contemporary Notables of the name Pipes (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Pipes (post 1700)



  • Oscar Pipes, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1944
  • William Henry Pipes (1841-1892), American Democrat politician, Member of Louisiana State Legislature; Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1876; Louisiana State Treasurer, 1888-92
  • Martin L. Pipes, American politician, Justice of Oregon State Supreme Court, 1924
  • James M. Pipes, American Republican politician, Secretary of State of West Virginia, 1869-71
  • Harry R. Pipes, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1936
  • David M. Pipes (b. 1870), American politician, Delegate to Louisiana State Constitutional Convention, 1918
  • Carrie M. S. Pipes, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Delaware, 1932, 1940
  • A. W. Pipes, American politician, Mayor of Medford, Oregon, 1929
  • Greg Pipes (b. 1946), American professional CFL football player with the Edmonton Eskimos from 1968 to 1972
  • Robert Byron Pipes, American educator, researcher in polymer sciences, 17th President of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (1993-1998)
  • ... (Another 12 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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  1. ^ Lewis, Samuel, A Topographical Dictionary of England. Institute of Historical Research, 1848, Print.
  2. ^ 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. Burke, Sir Bernard. Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage and Baronetage, The Privy Council, Knightage and Compainonage. London: Burke Publishing, 1921. Print.
  2. 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.
  3. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
  4. Burke, John Bernard Ed. The Roll of Battle Abbey. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  5. Weis, Frederick Lewis, Walter Lee Sheppard and David Faris. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 7th Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0806313676).
  6. Chadwick, Nora Kershaw and J.X.W.P Corcoran. The Celts. London: Penguin, 1790. Print. (ISBN 0140212116).
  7. Dunkling, Leslie. Dictionary of Surnames. Toronto: Collins, 1998. Print. (ISBN 0004720598).
  8. Hitching, F.K and S. Hitching. References to English Surnames in 1601-1602. Walton On Thames: 1910. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0181-3).
  9. Le Patourel, John. The Norman Empire. New York: Oxford University Press, 1976. Print. (ISBN 0-19-822525-3).
  10. Magnusson, Magnus. Chambers Biographical Dictionary 5th edition. Edinburgh: W & R Chambers, 1990. Print.
  11. ...

The Pipes Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Pipes 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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