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Pix Early Origins



The surname Pix was first found in Kent 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 13th century when they held estates in that county.

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Pix Spelling Variations


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Pix Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Pix, Picks, Pixt, Piex, Piext, Pex, Pext, Pixe and others.

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Pix Early History


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Pix Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Pix research. Another 283 words (20 lines of text) covering the years 1510, 1600, 1106, 1432, 1455, 1487, 1666, 1709 and 1684 are included under the topic Early Pix History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Pix Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Pix Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 28 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Pix 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:

Pix Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Daniel Pix, who arrived in Maryland in 1671

Pix Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Thomas Pix, who came to Pennsylvania in 1731
  • Johann Philippus Pix, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1753

Pix Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • John Pix, aged 19, arrived in South Australia in 1853 aboard the ship "Marshall Bennett"

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    2. Reaney P.H and R.M. Wilson. A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X).
    3. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    4. Library of Congress. American and English Genealogies in the Library of Congress. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1967. Print.
    5. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    6. Bradford, William. History of Plymouth Plantation 1620-1647 Edited by Samuel Eliot Morrison 2 Volumes. New York: Russell and Russell, 1968. Print.
    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. Mills, A.D. Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4).
    10. Burke, Sir Bernard. Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry: Including American Families with British Ancestry. (2 Volumes). London: Burke Publishing, 1939. Print.
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    The Pix Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Pix 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 16 September 2013 at 13:43.

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