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Proude Early Origins



The surname Proude was first found in Shropshire 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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Proude Spelling Variations


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Proude Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Proud, Proude, Prout, Prowd and others.

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Proude Early History


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Proude Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Proude research. Another 277 words (20 lines of text) covering the years 1348, 1409, 1391, 1394, 1783 and 1852 are included under the topic Early Proude History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Proude Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Proude Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 44 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Proude 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:

Proude Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • John Proude, who landed in Virginia in 1656

Proude Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • William Proude, aged 18, arrived in South Australia in 1851 aboard the ship "Osceola"

Proude Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • R. Proude arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Countess of Kintore" in 1871
  • Anne Proude arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Countess of Kintore" in 1871
  • Ann Proude arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Countess of Kintore" in 1871
  • Lizzie Proude arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Countess of Kintore" in 1871
  • Tom Proude arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Countess of Kintore" in 1871

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Contemporary Notables of the name Proude (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Proude (post 1700)



  • John Proude, American politician, Prohibition Candidate for New York State Senate 6th District, 1922

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    2. Chadwick, Nora Kershaw and J.X.W.P Corcoran. The Celts. London: Penguin, 1790. Print. (ISBN 0140212116).
    3. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    4. Hanks, Hodges, Mills and Room. The Oxford Names Companion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-19-860561-7).
    5. Weis, Frederick Lewis, Walter Lee Sheppard and David Faris. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 7th Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0806313676).
    6. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin . Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
    7. 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.
    8. Shirley, Evelyn Philip. Noble and Gentle Men of England Or Notes Touching The Arms and Descendants of the Ancient Knightley and Gentle Houses of England Arranged in their Respective Counties 3rd Edition. Westminster: John Bowyer Nichols and Sons, 1866. Print.
    9. Papworth, J.W and A.W Morant. Ordinary of British Armorials. London: T.Richards, 1874. Print.
    10. Bardsley, C.W. A Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames: With Special American Instances. Wiltshire: Heraldry Today, 1901. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-44-6).
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    The Proude Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Proude 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 25 February 2016 at 11:21.

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