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Pomphrey Early Origins



The surname Pomphrey was first found in Yorkshire, where they held a family seat from very early times and were granted lands by Duke William of Normandy, their liege Lord, for their distinguished assistance at the Battle of Hastings in 1066 A.D.

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Pomphrey Spelling Variations


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Pomphrey Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Pomphray, Pomfrey, Pomfrett, Pomfret, Pomfray and others.

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Pomphrey Early History


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Pomphrey Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Pomphrey research. Another 261 words (19 lines of text) covering the years 1150, 1190, 1357, 1423, 1488, 1667, 1702 and 1695 are included under the topic Early Pomphrey History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Pomphrey Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Pomphrey Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 33 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Pomphrey 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:

Pomphrey Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Richard Pomphrey, who arrived in Maryland in 1663 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Pomphrey Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Thomas Pomphrey, aged 23, who landed in America, in 1892

Pomphrey Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • John F. Pomphrey, aged 35, who emigrated to the United States, in 1910
  • Henry Pomphrey, aged 29, who landed in America, in 1918
  • John F. Pomphrey, aged 42, who emigrated to East Orange, New Jersey, in 1920
  • Edward William Pomphrey, aged 24, who landed in America from London, England, in 1921
  • Frederick J. Pomphrey, aged 40, who settled in America, in 1921
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Pomphrey Settlers in Canada in the 20th Century

  • Thomas C Pomphrey, aged 27, who settled in Toronto, Canada, in 1909

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Contemporary Notables of the name Pomphrey (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Pomphrey (post 1700)



  • Robert Henry "Bob" Pomphrey (b. 1944), former English cricketer

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Pomphrey Family Crest Products


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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Other References

  1. Bradford, William. History of Plymouth Plantation 1620-1647 Edited by Samuel Eliot Morrison 2 Volumes. New York: Russell and Russell, 1968. Print.
  2. Burke, Sir Bernard. Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage and Baronetage, The Privy Council, Knightage and Compainonage. London: Burke Publishing, 1921. Print.
  3. Fairbairn,. Fairbain's book of Crests of the Families of Great Britain and Ireland, 4th Edition 2 volumes in one. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1968. Print.
  4. Innes, Thomas and Learney. Scots Heraldry A Practical Handbook on the Historical Principles and Mordern Application of the Art and Science. London: Oliver and Boyd, 1934. Print.
  5. Moncrieffe, Sir Ian of That Ilk and Don Pottinger. Clan Map Scotland of Old. Edinburgh: Bartholomew and Son, 1983. Print.
  6. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
  7. Skene, William Forbes Edition. Chronicles of the Picts, Chronicles of the Scots and Other Early Memorials of Scottish History. Edinburgh: H.M. General Register House, 1867. Print.
  8. Moody David. Scottish Family History. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1994. Print. (ISBN 0806312688).
  9. Paul, Sir James Balfour. An Ordinary of Arms Contained in the Public Register of All Arms and Bearings in Scotland Second Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1903. Print.
  10. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
  11. ...

The Pomphrey Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Pomphrey 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 14 June 2014 at 12:49.

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