Early Origins of the Starkie family
The surname Starkie was first found in Cheshire
where they the first ancestor was Geoffry Starky, of Barthington (Barnton), son of Richards Starkie of Stetton. CITATION[CLOSE]
Shirley, Evelyn Philip, The Noble and Gentle Men of England; The Arms and Descents. Westminster: John Bower Nichols and Sons, 1866, Print.
The senior branch of this Cheshire
family was resident at Lower Hall in Stretton, and a junior branch held a family seat
at Over Hall in that same village.
Early History of the Starkie family
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Starkie Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Starkey, Starkie, Starky, Starckey, Starckie and others.
Early Notables of the Starkie family (pre 1700)
Distinguished members of the family include Sir Humphrey Starkey; Thomas Starkey (c.1495-1538), an English political theorist and humanist; John Starkey, was a publisher active in London in the second half of the 17th century; John Starkey (c.1503-1554), of Canterbury, Kent
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Migration of the Starkie family to Ireland
Some of the Starkie family moved to Ireland
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Migration of the Starkie family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Starkie Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
- Peter Starkie, who settled in Virginia in 1635
- Peter Starkie, aged 22, who landed in Virginia in 1635 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)
- William Starkie, who settled in Barbados in 1664
Starkie Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Arthur Starkie, aged 24, who emigrated to the United States, in 1893
- Thomas M. Starkie, aged 30, who emigrated to the United States, in 1897
- Charles Starkie, aged 20, who landed in America from Dalton-in-Furness, in 1899
Starkie Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Ellen Starkie, aged 26, who emigrated to America from Manchester, in 1903
- Jasper G. Starkie, aged 21, who landed in America from Maryboro, Ireland, in 1908
- Ruth Starkie, aged 29, who landed in America from Cockerwonth, England, in 1908
- Sarah Starkie, aged 65, who settled in America from Earby, England, in 1910
- Tom Starkie, aged 30, who settled in America from Cockermouth, England, in 1913
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Starkie Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century
- Joseph Starkie, English convict from Staffordshire, who was transported aboard the "Agincourt" on July 6, 1844, settling in Van Diemen's Land, Australia CITATION[CLOSE]
State Library of Queensland. (Retrieved 2014, November 24) Agincourt voyage to Van Diemen's Land, Australia in 1844 with 226 passengers. Retrieved from http://www.convictrecords.com.au/ships/agincourt/1844
Contemporary Notables of the name Starkie (post 1700)
- Sydney Starkie (1926-2017), English professional cricketer who played for Northamptonshire (1951-1956)
- Gerard Starkie, English musician and former lead singer of Witness
- John Pierce Chamberlain Starkie (1830-1888), English Conservative Party politician, Member of Parliament for North East Lancashire (1868-1880)
- Le Gendre Nicholas Starkie (1828-1899), English landowner and politician, Member of Parliament for Clitheroe (1853-1857)
- Le Gendre Piers Starkie (1760-1807), English landowner, father of Le Gendre Nicholas Starkie
- Le Gendre Nicholas Starkie (1799-1865), English landowner and politician, Member of Parliament for Pontefract (1826– 1830)
- Martin Starkie (1922-2010), English actor, writer and director for theatre, radio and television, eponym of the Martin Starkie Prize, administered by the Oxford University Poetry Society
- Thomas Starkie (1782-1849), English lawyer and jurist
- William Robert Starkie JP (1824-1897), Irish jurist, resident magistrate of Rosscarbery, near Cork
- Edyth Starkie (1867-1941), Irish portrait painter and sculptor
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The Starkie Motto
The motto was originally a war cry or slogan. Mottoes first began to be shown with arms in the 14th and 15th centuries, but were not in general use until the 17th century. Thus the oldest coats of arms generally do not include a motto. Mottoes seldom form part of the grant of arms: Under most heraldic authorities, a motto is an optional component of the coat of arms, and can be added to or changed at will; many families have chosen not to display a motto.
Motto: Redit expectata diu
Motto Translation: The expected returns for a long time