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Seccombe Early Origins



The surname Seccombe was first found in Cheshire where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor of Seacombe. The first recorded was William de Sekom in Lancashire in 1285. Seacombe is a part of Wallasey on the banks of the Mersey. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. But Saxon surnames survived and the family name flourished in this northern Cheshire village.

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Seccombe Spelling Variations


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Seccombe Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Seacombe, Sekombe, Seccombe, Seacome, Seccome, Seecombe and many more.

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Seccombe Early History


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Seccombe Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Seccombe research. Another 261 words (19 lines of text) covering the years 1455 and 1487 are included under the topic Early Seccombe History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Seccombe Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Seccombe Early Notables (pre 1700)



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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Seccombe Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Richard Seccombe, who landed in Lynn, Massachusetts in 1660

Seccombe Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • John Seccombe landed in New Plymouth, New Zealand in 1841 aboard the ship Amelia Thompson
  • Richard Seccombe landed in New Plymouth, New Zealand in 1841 aboard the ship Amelia Thompson
  • WilliamHenry Seccombe landed in New Plymouth, New Zealand in 1841 aboard the ship "Amelia Thompson"

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Contemporary Notables of the name Seccombe (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Seccombe (post 1700)



  • James Seccombe (1893-1970), American politician, United States Representative from Ohio (1939-1941)
  • James Seccombe (1893-1970), American Republican politician, Mayor of Canton, Ohio, 1932-33, 1936-39; U.S. Representative from Ohio 16th District, 1939-41; Defeated, 1940
  • Thomas Seccombe (1866-1923), English writer who from 1891 to 1901 was the assistant editor of the Dictionary of National Biography
  • Wade Anthony Seccombe (b. 1971), Australian first-class cricketer representing Queensland
  • Dame Joan Anna Dalziel Seccombe DBE (b. 1930), Baroness Seccombe, a British Conservative Party politician

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Seccombe Historic Events


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Seccombe Historic Events




RMS Lusitania

  • Mr. Percy W. Seccombe, American 1st Class Passenger from Petersborough, New Hampshire, USA, who sailed aboard the RMS Lusitania and died in the sinking and was recovered
  • Miss Elizabeth Ann Seccombe, English 1st Class Passenger residing in Petersborough, New Hampshire, USA returning to England to enlist, who sailed aboard the RMS Lusitania and died in the sinking and was recovered

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    2. Hanks, Hodges, Mills and Room. The Oxford Names Companion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-19-860561-7).
    3. Innes, Thomas and Learney. The Tartans of the Clans and Families of Scotland 1st Edition. Edinburgh: W & A. K. Johnston Limited, 1938. Print.
    4. Hinde, Thomas Ed. The Domesday Book England's Heritage Then and Now. Surrey: Colour Library Books, 1995. Print. (ISBN 1-85833-440-3).
    5. Bradford, William. History of Plymouth Plantation 1620-1647 Edited by Samuel Eliot Morrison 2 Volumes. New York: Russell and Russell, 1968. Print.
    6. Le Patourel, John. The Norman Empire. New York: Oxford University Press, 1976. Print. (ISBN 0-19-822525-3).
    7. Magnusson, Magnus. Chambers Biographical Dictionary 5th edition. Edinburgh: W & R Chambers, 1990. Print.
    8. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    9. Elster, Robert J. International Who's Who. London: Europa/Routledge. Print.
    10. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
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    The Seccombe Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Seccombe 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.

    This page was last modified on 1 November 2016 at 14:55.

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