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The name Smayllpeas was brought to England in the wave of migration that followed the Norman Conquest of 1066. Smayllpeas is based on the name of the great northern family of the Lords of Malpas. The name first became Smalpas and further changed over time.

Smayllpeas Early Origins



The surname Smayllpeas was first found in Cheshire where the name is believed to be descended from the Lords of Malpas, of the great northern earls.

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Smayllpeas Spelling Variations


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Smayllpeas Spelling Variations



A multitude of spelling variations characterize Norman surnames. Many variations occurred because Old and Middle English lacked any definite spelling rules. The introduction of Norman French to England also had a pronounced effect, as did the court languages of Latin and French. Therefore, one person was often referred to by several different spellings in a single lifetime. The various spellings include Smallpas, Smalepais, Smallpage, Smallpiece, Smallpeice, Smallpece, Smallpace and many more.

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Smayllpeas Early History


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Smayllpeas Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Smayllpeas research. Another 125 words (9 lines of text) covering the years 1622 and 1585 are included under the topic Early Smayllpeas History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Smayllpeas Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Smayllpeas Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 19 words (1 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Smayllpeas Notables 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



Many English families left England, to avoid the chaos of their homeland and migrated to the many British colonies abroad. Although the conditions on the ships were extremely cramped, and some travelers arrived diseased, starving, and destitute, once in the colonies, many of the families prospered and made valuable contributions to the cultures of what would become the United States and Canada. Research into the origins of individual families in North America has revealed records of the immigration of a number of people bearing the name Smayllpeas or a variant listed above: Lawrence Smallpage, who settled in Virginia in 1623; Richard Smallpass, a bonded passenger, who came to America in 1750; John Smallpiece, who came to Maryland in 1671.

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