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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, who settled in Barbados in 1654
  • Elizabeth Spittle, who arrived in Maryland in 1663 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • John Spittle, who 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 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

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 [2]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, who arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Whitby" in 1841
  • Isabella Spittle, aged 24, who arrived in Nelson aboard the ship "Lloyds" in 1842
  • James Spittle, aged 5 mths., who arrived in Nelson aboard the ship "Lloyds" in 1842
  • Selina Spittle, who 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. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  2. ^ 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. Burke, John Bernard Ed. The Roll of Battle Abbey. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  2. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
  3. The Norman People and Their Existing Descendants in the British Dominions and the United States Of America. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0636-X).
  4. Browne, James. The History of Scotland it's Highlands, Regiments and Clans 8 Volumes. Edinburgh: Francis A Niccolls & Co, 1909. Print.
  5. Markale, J. Celtic Civilization. London: Gordon & Cremonesi, 1976. Print.
  6. Skene, William Forbes Edition. Chronicles of the Picts, Chronicles of the Scots and Other Early Memorials of Scottish History. Edinburgh: H.M. General Register House, 1867. Print.
  7. Weis, Frederick Lewis, Walter Lee Sheppard and David Faris. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 7th Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0806313676).
  8. 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.
  9. Scots Kith and Kin And Illustrated Map Revised 2nd Edition. Edinburgh: Clan House/Albyn. Print.
  10. Dorward, David. Scottish Surnames. Glasgow: Harper Collins, 1995. 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.

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