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The ancestors of the Planter family brought their name to England in the wave of migration after the Norman Conquest of 1066. The name Planter is for a gardener as the name was originally derived from the Old English word plant meaning plant, or young tree.

Planter Early Origins



The surname Planter was first found in London where they held a family seat being descended from Fulk, the Count of Anjou, whose descendants were exemplified by the Emperor, Henry V of Germany, and Henry who ascended the English throne and planted the Plantagenet dynasty. He bore the three royal lines which continued until the time of Edward III who added a crest of another lion. The eventual heiress of this house was the Princess Elizabeth of York, daughter of Edward IV, and Queen of Henry VII. Many junior lines abounded.

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Planter Spelling Variations


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Planter Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Plantaggenett, Plantagenet, Plant, Plante and others.

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Planter Early History


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Planter Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Planter research. Another 253 words (18 lines of text) covering the years 153 and 1533 are included under the topic Early Planter History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Planter Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Planter Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Planter Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Planter In Ireland


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Planter In Ireland



Some of the Planter family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 39 words (3 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 were:

Planter Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Anthony planter, aged 36, landed in New York in 1812

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Planter Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Dunkling, Leslie. Dictionary of Surnames. Toronto: Collins, 1998. Print. (ISBN 0004720598).
    2. Leeson, Francis L. Dictionary of British Peerages. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-1121-5).
    3. Innes, Thomas and Learney. The Tartans of the Clans and Families of Scotland 1st Edition. Edinburgh: W & A. K. Johnston Limited, 1938. Print.
    4. Marcharn, Frederick George. A Constitutional History of Modern England 1485 to the Present. London: Harper and Brothers, 1960. Print.
    5. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    6. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    7. Virkus, Frederick A. Ed. Immigrant Ancestors A List of 2,500 Immigrants to America Before 1750. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1964. Print.
    8. Reaney P.H and R.M. Wilson. A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X).
    9. The Norman People and Their Existing Descendants in the British Dominions and the United States Of America. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0636-X).
    10. Chadwick, Nora Kershaw and J.X.W.P Corcoran. The Celts. London: Penguin, 1790. Print. (ISBN 0140212116).
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    The Planter Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Planter 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 26 November 2013 at 16:14.

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