from very ancient times, as Lords of the manor of Ferraby, some say well before the
and the arrival of Duke William at Hastings in 1066 A.D.
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Notables of this surname at this time include: John South, Gentleman of the Privy Chamber to King Charles II; and Robert South (1634-1716), an English churchman buried in Westminster Abbey. He was son of Robert South, a London merchant, born at Hackney. "In June 1676 he travelled to Poland as chaplain... Another 51 words (4 lines of text) are included under the topic Early South Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.