Roseberry History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Roseberry family
The surname Roseberry was first found in Yorkshire
where they held a family seat
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 lands at Newton under Ouesbergh at North Yorkshire
where they have been Wodens Hill.
Early History of the Roseberry family
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Roseberry Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Roseberry, Rosebury, Roseburry, Rosebery, Rosbury and others.
Early Notables of the Roseberry family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Roseberry family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: the name represented in many forms and recorded from the mid 17th century in the great migration from Europe. Migrants settled in the eastern seaboard from Newfoundland, to Maine, to Virginia, the Carolinas, and to the islands..
Contemporary Notables of the name Roseberry (post 1700)
- Michael Anthony "Mike" Roseberry (b. 1966), former English cricketer
- Bobbie Roseberry (b. 1975), English professional footballer and manager
- Andrew Roseberry (b. 1971), former English cricketer
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