Samken History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Samken family
The surname Samken was first found in county Suffolk, where the family was established in early days, distinguishing itself from its parent branches, Simon and Sim.
Early History of the Samken family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Samken research. Another 99 words (7 lines of text) covering the years 1199, 1378, 1466, 1524, 1667, 1790, 1805, and 1845 are included under the topic Early Samken History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Samken Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Simkins, Simpkins, Simkin, Simpkin, Sinkin, Sinkins, Sinkings, Simkiss, Simpkiss, Semken, Sempken, Semkin, Sempkin, Semkins, Sempkins, Symkins, Symekyn, Symkyn, Sympkynn, Simekin, Simkinson, Simpkinson and many more.
Early Notables of the Samken family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Samken family to Ireland
Some of the Samken family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. More information about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Samken family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: the branch, Simpkin, whose members predominated in Boston; Nathaniell Simpkins, aged 26; who arrived in St. Christopher in 1635; Edward Simpkins, who settled in Virginia in 1637.
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