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Early Origins of the Rosington family


The surname Rosington was first found in South Yorkshire at Rossington, a parish, in the union and soke of Doncaster. [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
Lewis, Samuel, A Topographical Dictionary of England. Institute of Historical Research, 1848, Print.
The place name literally means "farmstead at the moor," from the Celtic word "ros" + the Old English "-ing" + "tun." [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
Mills, A.D., Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4)

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Early History of the Rosington family

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Early History of the Rosington family


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Another 285 words (20 lines of text) covering the years 1210, 1510, 1600, 1455 and 1487 are included under the topic Early Rosington History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Rosington Spelling Variations

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Rosington Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Rossington, Rosington, Rossinton, Rosinton and many more.

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Early Notables of the Rosington family (pre 1700)

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Early Notables of the Rosington family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Rosington family to the New World and Oceana

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Migration of the Rosington family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Rosington Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • John Rosington, who was naturalized in Michigan in 1858

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  1. ^ Lewis, Samuel, A Topographical Dictionary of England. Institute of Historical Research, 1848, Print.
  2. ^ Mills, A.D., Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4)

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