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The name Stockden is of Anglo-Saxon origin and came from when the family lived in one of a variety of similarly-named places. Settlements called Stockton are found in Cheshire, Herefordshire, Norfolk, Shropshire, Wiltshire, Warwickshire, and the West Riding of Yorkshire. Stockton Heath is in Cheshire, and Stockton on Tees is in Durham. Stockton on Teme is in Worcestershire, and Stockton on the Forest is in the North Riding of Yorkshire. The surname Stockden belongs to the large category of Anglo-Saxon habitation names, which are derived from pre-existing names for towns, villages, parishes, or farmsteads.

Stockden Early Origins



The surname Stockden was first found in Cheshire where they held a family seat from ancient times.

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Stockden Spelling Variations


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Stockden Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Stockton, Stockden, Stockdon, Stogdon and others.

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Stockden Early History


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Stockden Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Stockden research. Another 183 words (13 lines of text) covering the years 1470, 1670, 1470 and 1730 are included under the topic Early Stockden History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Stockden Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Stockden Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 33 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Stockden 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:

Stockden Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Edward Stockden, who landed in Virginia in 1635
  • Tymothy Stockden, who arrived in Virginia in 1638
  • William Stockden, who landed in Maryland in 1651

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Contemporary Notables of the name Stockden (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Stockden (post 1700)



  • David Stockden, American musician, known for his work with Stuart Hamm on his album "Reflections of Themes" (2009)
  • Garth Stockden, Australian political candidate for Rockingham in the Western Australian state election, 2005
  • Marshall Stockden, Australian captain of the Sharks in the 2001 WAFL season
  • Troy Stockden, Australian sports commentator in Western Australia

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Elster, Robert J. International Who's Who. London: Europa/Routledge. Print.
    2. Dunkling, Leslie. Dictionary of Surnames. Toronto: Collins, 1998. Print. (ISBN 0004720598).
    3. Ingram, Rev. James. Translator Anglo-Saxon Chronicle 1823. Print.
    4. Sanders, Joanne McRee Edition. English Settlers in Barbados 1637-1800. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    5. Lennard, Reginald. Rural England 1086-1135 A Study of Social and Agrarian Conditions. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1959. Print.
    6. Shaw, William A. Knights of England A Complete Record from the Earliest Time to the Present Day of the Knights of all the Orders of Chivalry in England, Scotland, Ireland and Knights Bachelors 2 Volumes. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print. (ISBN 080630443X).
    7. Burke, Sir Bernard. Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry: Including American Families with British Ancestry. (2 Volumes). London: Burke Publishing, 1939. Print.
    8. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    9. Chadwick, Nora Kershaw and J.X.W.P Corcoran. The Celts. London: Penguin, 1790. Print. (ISBN 0140212116).
    10. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
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    The Stockden Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Stockden 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 25 February 2016 at 12:59.

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