occupational name for a plumber.
Early Origins of the Ploum family
Suffolk 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.
Early History of the Ploum family
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Ploum Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Plumm, Plumme, Plum, Plume, Ploom, Ploum, Ploume and many more.
Early Notables of the Ploum family (pre 1700)
Essex. William Plumbe, B.A. was rector of the church of St. Michael, Aughton, Lancashire in 1769. "In 1718, Thomas Hesketh joined in the sale of the hall...
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Migration of the Ploum family to Ireland
Some of the Ploum family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Migration of the Ploum family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: John Plum, who came to Massachusetts in 1635; Thomas Plum, a servant sent to Barbados in 1660; Peter Plum, who arrived in Virginia in 1666; Mary Plum, who came to Virginia in 1669.
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