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Early Origins of the Rossingtone family


The surname Rossingtone 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)

Early History of the Rossingtone family


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Rossingtone Spelling Variations


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

Early Notables of the Rossingtone family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Rossingtone family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: John Rosington, who was naturalized in Michigan in 1858; A. E. Rossington, who was on record in Toronto in the census of Ontario Canada of 1871.

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Citations


  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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