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The surname Spittle is an occupational name for someone who was employed in a lodging house, derived from the Middle English word "spital" which is the same root of the more modern word "hospital."

Spittle Early Origins



The surname Spittle was first found in Dumbartonshire, where they held a family seat from very ancient times, at Spittal in the parish of Kilmaron. Spittal is also said to be a kind of shelter built along roads in 16th and 17th century Scotland.

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Spittle Spelling Variations


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Spittle Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Spittal, Spittel, Spittle and others.

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Spittle Early History


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Spittle Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Spittle research. Another 153 words (11 lines of text) covering the years 1365, 1394, 1395, 1423, and 1689 are included under the topic Early Spittle History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Spittle Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Spittle Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Spittle 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



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Spittle Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Roger Spittle settled in Barbados in 1654
  • Elizabeth Spittle, who arrived in Maryland in 1663
  • John Spittle arrived in New England in 1679

Spittle Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • John Spittle, who landed in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1870

Spittle Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Richard Spittle, English convict from Oxford, who was transported aboard the "Ann" on August 1809, settling in New South Wales, Australia [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Library of Queensland. (Retrieved 2016, October 27) Ann voyage to New South Wales, Australia in 1809 with 200 passengers. Retrieved from http://www.convictrecords.com.au/ships/ann/1809

Spittle Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • James Spittle arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Whitby" in 1841
  • Isabella Spittle, aged 24, arrived in Nelson aboard the ship "Lloyds" in 1842
  • James Spittle, aged 5 mths., arrived in Nelson aboard the ship "Lloyds" in 1842
  • Selina Spittle arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "British King" in 1883

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Contemporary Notables of the name Spittle (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Spittle (post 1700)



  • William Spittle, American Republican politician, Member of Connecticut State House of Representatives from Torrington; Elected 1902
  • William Arthur "Billy" Spittle (b. 1894), English professional football inside forward who played from 1912 to 1921
  • Robin Spittle, English Church of England parish priest in Kesgrave, Suffolk who gained international media attention for leading church services in a pub
  • Margaret Flora Spittle OBE FRCP FRCR (b. 1939), British oncologist
  • Stanley Denys Trevor Spittle OBE MA FSA (1920-2003), British editor of the Cambridge office Royal Commission for Historical Monuments
  • Rod Spittle (b. 1955), Canadian professional golfer; he won the Canadian Amateur in 1977 and 1978, winner of the 2010 AT&T Championship
  • Maxwell Thomas "Max" Spittle (1922-2015), Australian rules footballer who played with Melbourne (1947-1950)

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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ State Library of Queensland. (Retrieved 2016, October 27) Ann voyage to New South Wales, Australia in 1809 with 200 passengers. Retrieved from http://www.convictrecords.com.au/ships/ann/1809

Other References

  1. Bowman, George Ernest. The Mayflower Reader A Selection of Articales from The Mayflower Descendent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  2. 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).
  3. Magnusson, Magnus. Chambers Biographical Dictionary 5th edition. Edinburgh: W & R Chambers, 1990. Print.
  4. Moncrieffe, Sir Ian of That Ilk and Don Pottinger. Clan Map Scotland of Old. Edinburgh: Bartholomew and Son, 1983. Print.
  5. Chadwick, Nora Kershaw and J.X.W.P Corcoran. The Celts. London: Penguin, 1970. Print. (ISBN 0140212116).
  6. Fairbairn,. Fairbain's book of Crests of the Families of Great Britain and Ireland, 4th Edition 2 volumes in one. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1968. Print.
  7. Bradford, William. History of Plymouth Plantation 1620-1647 Edited by Samuel Eliot Morrison 2 Volumes. New York: Russell and Russell, 1968. Print.
  8. Leyburn, James Graham. The Scotch-Irish A Social History. Chapel Hill: UNC Press, 1962. Print. (ISBN 0807842591).
  9. Adam, Frank. Clans Septs and Regiments of the Scottish Highlands 8th Edition. London: Bacon (G.W.) & Co, 1970. Print. (ISBN 10-0717945006).
  10. Papworth, J.W and A.W Morant. Ordinary of British Armorials. London: T.Richards, 1874. Print.
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The Spittle Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Spittle 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 3 April 2016 at 23:09.

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