as Lords of the Manor. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. But Saxon surnames survived and the family name was first referenced in the 13th century when they held a family seat in that shire.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Moses Puckridge, who settled in Virginia in 1774; Charlotte Puckridge, who settled in New York in 1847; and John Puckridge, who settled in New York in 1847..