Anglo-Saxon tribes of Britain. It is a product of when the family lived by a small patch of land. Plats is a topographic surname, which was given to a person who resided near a physical feature such as a hill, stream, church, or type of tree. Habitation names form the other broad category of surnames that were derived from place-names. They were derived from pre-existing names for towns, villages, parishes, or farmsteads.
Early Origins of the Plats family
Lancashire where they held a family seat from early times and their first records appeared on the early census rolls taken by the early Kings of Britain to determine the rate of taxation of their subjects.
Early History of the Plats family
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Plats Spelling Variations
hundred years did much to standardize the English language. Before that time, spelling variations in names were a common occurrence. The language was changing, incorporating pieces of other languages, and the spelling of names changed with it. Plats has been spelled many different ways, including Platt, Plat, Platte, Plait, Plate, Blatt and others.
Early Notables of the Plats family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Plats family to Ireland
Some of the Plats family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Migration of the Plats family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Plats Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century
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