Early Origins of the Plumbleigh family
The surname Plumbleigh was first found in Cheshire
East) at Plumley, a village and civil parish that dates back to 1119 when it was listed as Plumleia and literally meant "plum-tree wood or clearing," from the Old English words "plume" + "leah." CITATION[CLOSE]
Mills, A.D., Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4)
As far as the surname is concerned, it was first referenced in the year 1235 when Alexander Plomley held estates in Derbyshire.
Early History of the Plumbleigh family
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Plumbleigh Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Plumley, Plumbley, Plumbleigh, Plomley, Plombley and many more.
Early Notables of the Plumbleigh family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Plumbleigh family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: settlers, who arrived along the eastern seaboard, from Newfoundland, to Maine, to Virginia, the Carolinas, and to the islands.