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Polkingham Early Origins



The surname Polkingham was first found in Cornwall 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.

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Polkingham Spelling Variations


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Polkingham Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Polkinghorne, Polkingham, Polkinham and others.

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Polkingham Early History


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Polkingham Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Polkingham research. Another 264 words (19 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Polkingham History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Polkingham Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Polkingham Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Polkingham Notables 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:

Polkingham Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • John Polkingham arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Poictiers" in 1848
  • Peggy Polkingham arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Poictiers" in 1848
  • Charlotte Polkingham arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Poictiers" in 1848
  • Josiah Polkingham arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Poictiers" in 1848
  • Mary Polkingham arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Poictiers" in 1848

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Polkingham Historic Events


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Polkingham Historic Events




Halifax Explosion

  • Mr. William George  Polkingham (1844-1917), Canadian resident from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada who died in the Halifax Explosion on 6th December 1917

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Hinde, Thomas Ed. The Domesday Book England's Heritage Then and Now. Surrey: Colour Library Books, 1995. Print. (ISBN 1-85833-440-3).
    2. Lennard, Reginald. Rural England 1086-1135 A Study of Social and Agrarian Conditions. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1959. Print.
    3. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin . Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
    4. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    5. Burke, Sir Bernard. Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry: Including American Families with British Ancestry. (2 Volumes). London: Burke Publishing, 1939. Print.
    6. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin, Eds. Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
    7. MacAulay, Thomas Babington. History of England from the Accession of James the Second 4 volumes. New York: Harper and Brothers, 1879. Print.
    8. Hanks, Hodges, Mills and Room. The Oxford Names Companion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-19-860561-7).
    9. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    10. Leeson, Francis L. Dictionary of British Peerages. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-1121-5).
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    The Polkingham Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Polkingham 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 13 November 2014 at 16:21.

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