from early times and their first records appeared on the early census rolls taken by the early Kings of Britain to determine the rate of taxation of their subjects.
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The English language only became standardized in the last few centuries; therefore, spelling variations
are common among early Anglo-Saxon
names. As the form of the English language changed, even the spelling of literate people's names evolved. Salkeld has been recorded under many different variations, including Salkeld, Salked, Salkeed, Salkelds and others.
Notables of this surname at this time include: Sir Richard Salkeld of Corby, Thomas Salkeld, High Sheriff
John Salkeld (1576-1660), was an English Catholic renegade and author, descended from the Salkelds of Corby Castle, Cumberland
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Some of the Salkeld family moved to Ireland
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For many English families, the political and religious disarray that shrouded England
made the far away New World an attractive prospect. On cramped disease-ridden ships, thousands migrated to those British colonies that would eventually become Canada and the United States. Those hardy settlers that survived the journey often went on to make important contributions to the emerging nations in which they landed. Analysis of immigration records indicates that some of the first North American immigrants bore the name Salkeld or a variant listed above:
Salkeld Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
- William Salkeld, who landed in Maryland in 1651-1662 CITATION[CLOSE]
Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
Salkeld Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- Thomas Salkeld, who settled in Virginia in 1728
Salkeld Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- E. S. Salkeld, aged 23, who landed in America from Galeshead, in 1904
- Digby Salkeld, aged 10, who settled in America from London, in 1907
- Frederick Salkeld, aged 23, who emigrated to the United States from Morecambe, England, in 1907
- Charles Salkeld, aged 42, who landed in America from London, England, in 1908
- Ada Alice Salkeld, aged 31, who landed in America from Sheffield, England, in 1910
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Salkeld Settlers in Canada in the 20th Century
- Alexander Salkeld, aged 29, who settled in Porcupine, Canada, in 1913