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The ancestors of the Satchwell family brought their name to England in the wave of migration after the Norman Conquest of 1066. They lived in Derbyshire. Their name, however, is a reference to Sacheverell, Normandy, the family's place of residence prior to the Norman Conquest of England in 1066.

Satchwell Early Origins



The surname Satchwell was first found in Derbyshire where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor of Hopwell. At the time of the taking of the Domesday Book in 1086, a survey initiated by Duke William of Normandy after his conquest of England at Hastings in 1066 A.D., the village of Hopwell was held by Ralph Fitzhubert from his overlord, the Bishop of Chester. Hopwell consisted of a village, a mill, 2 churches and a fishery. Conjecturally, it was from this source the Sechevarals are originated.

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Satchwell Spelling Variations


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Satchwell Spelling Variations



Before the last few hundred years the English language had no fixed system of spelling rules. For that reason, spelling variations occurred commonly in Anglo Norman surnames. Over the years, many variations of the name Satchwell were recorded, including Secheral, Secheveral, Secherreveral, Secherevarral, Secheverall, Secheverrall, Sacheveral, Sacheverral, Sacheverall, Sacheverell, Sacheverel, Sacheverrall, Sachaverral, Sacherrevall and many more.

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Satchwell Early History


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Satchwell Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Satchwell research. Another 253 words (18 lines of text) covering the years 1100, 1250, 1714, 1638 and 1691 are included under the topic Early Satchwell History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Satchwell Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Satchwell Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 38 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Satchwell Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Satchwell In Ireland


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Satchwell In Ireland



Some of the Satchwell family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 43 words (3 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Satchwell Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Thomas Satchwell, English Convict from Warwick, who was transported aboard the "Aboukir" on December 24, 1851, settling in Van Diemen's Land, Australia [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Library of Queensland. (Retrieved 2014, November 18) Aboukir voyage to Van Diemen's Land and Norfolk Island. [These convicts appear to have all landed in Van Diemen's Land], Australia in 1851 with 280 passengers. Retrieved from http://www.convictrecords.com.au/ships/aboukir/1851

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Contemporary Notables of the name Satchwell (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Satchwell (post 1700)



  • Ida Sammis Woodruff Satchwell (1865-1943), née Bunce, American early female Republican party suffragist and politician from Suffolk County, New York
  • David Satchwell, American visual effects specialist, known for his work on X-Men 2 (2003), The Amazing Spider-Man (2012) and 2012 (2009)
  • Benjamin Satchwell (1732-1810), English co-founder of Leamington Spa in Warwickshire
  • Sir Kevin Joseph Satchwell (b. 1951), English Headmaster of Thomas Telford School in Shropshire
  • Kathleen "Kathie" Satchwell, South African judge of the Gauteng Division of the High Court
  • Brooke Kerith Satchwell (b. 1980), Australian Logie Award winning actress and model, known her work on Neighbours (1985), White Collar Blue (2002) and Wonderland (2013)

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Motto


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Motto



The motto was originally a war cry or slogan. Mottoes first began to be shown with arms in the 14th and 15th centuries, but were not in general use until the 17th century. Thus the oldest coats of arms generally do not include a motto. Mottoes seldom form part of the grant of arms: Under most heraldic authorities, a motto is an optional component of the coat of arms, and can be added to or changed at will; many families have chosen not to display a motto.

Motto: En bon foy
Motto Translation: In good faith.


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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ State Library of Queensland. (Retrieved 2014, November 18) Aboukir voyage to Van Diemen's Land and Norfolk Island. [These convicts appear to have all landed in Van Diemen's Land], Australia in 1851 with 280 passengers. Retrieved from http://www.convictrecords.com.au/ships/aboukir/1851

Other References

  1. Dunkling, Leslie. Dictionary of Surnames. Toronto: Collins, 1998. Print. (ISBN 0004720598).
  2. Reaney P.H and R.M. Wilson. A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X).
  3. Bardsley, C.W. A Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames: With Special American Instances. Wiltshire: Heraldry Today, 1901. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-44-6).
  4. Bullock, L.G. Historical Map of England and Wales. Edinburgh: Bartholomew and Son, 1971. Print.
  5. Lennard, Reginald. Rural England 1086-1135 A Study of Social and Agrarian Conditions. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1959. Print.
  6. Ingram, Rev. James. Translator Anglo-Saxon Chronicle 1823. Print.
  7. Sanders, Joanne McRee Edition. English Settlers in Barbados 1637-1800. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  8. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
  9. Innes, Thomas and Learney. The Tartans of the Clans and Families of Scotland 1st Edition. Edinburgh: W & A. K. Johnston Limited, 1938. Print.
  10. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
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The Satchwell Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Satchwell Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

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