Early Origins of the Sacksebly family
The surname Sacksebly was first found in Leicestershire
, where Saxelbye (or Saxelby) is a small village in the district of Melton.
Early History of the Sacksebly family
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Sacksebly Spelling Variations
in names were a common occurrence before English spelling was standardized a few hundred
years ago. In the Middle Ages, even the literate spelled their names differently as the English language incorporated elements of French, Latin, and other European languages. Many variations of the name Sacksebly have been found, including Saxilby, Saxelby, Saxelbye, Sacksebly, Saxilbie and many more.
Early Notables of the Sacksebly family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Sacksebly family to the New World and Oceana
Families began migrating abroad in enormous numbers because of the political and religious discontent in England
. Often faced with persecution and starvation in England
, the possibilities of the New World attracted many English people. Although the ocean trips took many lives, those who did get to North America were instrumental in building the necessary groundwork for what would become for new powerful nations. Some of the first immigrants to cross the Atlantic and come to North America bore the name Sacksebly, or a variant listed above: 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..