Early Origins of the Plaitor family
The surname Plaitor was first found in both Suffolk
where the first on record was Thomas Playters of Thorndon in Suffolk
. His son, Thomas Playters (died 1479) held Wilborne manor and advowson in Norfolk
, Sotterley, and Ugshall manor in Suffolk. He was buried in Sotterley church. Hi son William Playters (died 1512) had a son named Christopher Playters (d. 1547.)
Early History of the Plaitor family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Plaitor research.Another 325 words (23 lines of text) covering the years 1510, 1600, 1103, 1177, 1449, 1552, 1560, 1820, 1455, 1487, 1623, 1606, 1605, 1590, 1668, 1640, 1648, 1640 and 1649 are included under the topic Early Plaitor History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Plaitor Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Plater, Plator, Playter, Playtor, Platter, Plattor, Plaitor, Plaiter, Plaitors and many more.
Early Notables of the Plaitor family (pre 1700)
Distinguished members of the family include Sir Thomas Playters, 1st Baronet
of Sotterley, High Sheriff
in 1605; and Sir William Playters, 2nd Baronet
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Migration of the Plaitor family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: George Playter, who arrived in Canada in 1797; Thomas Playter and Aaron Playter, who settled in Ontario in 1825; Elizabeth Playter, who came to Canada in 1832.