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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

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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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Le Patourel, John. The Norman Empire. New York: Oxford University Press, 1976. Print. (ISBN 0-19-822525-3).
    2. 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.
    3. Markale, J. Celtic Civilization. London: Gordon & Cremonesi, 1976. Print.
    4. Hinde, Thomas Ed. The Domesday Book England's Heritage Then and Now. Surrey: Colour Library Books, 1995. Print. (ISBN 1-85833-440-3).
    5. Bowman, George Ernest. The Mayflower Reader A Selection of Articales from The Mayflower Descendent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    6. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    7. Holt, J.C. Ed. Domesday Studies. Woodbridge: Boydell, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0-85115-477-8).
    8. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    9. Martine, Roddy, Roderick Martine and Don Pottinger. Scottish Clan and Family Names Their Arms, Origins and Tartans. Edinburgh: Mainstream, 1992. Print.
    10. Adam, Frank. Clans Septs and Regiments of the Scottish Highlands 8th Edition. London: Bacon (G.W.) & Co, 1970. Print. (ISBN 10-0717945006).
    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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