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Spelling variations of this family name include: Strachey, Strachie, Stracey, Stracy and others.
First found in Somerset where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. But Saxon surnames survived and the family name was first referenced in the 13th century Thomas Strachey when held lands.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Stracener research. Another 336 words (24 lines of text) covering the years 1455, 1487, 1510, 1541, 1600, 1671, and 1743 are included under the topic Early Stracener History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 32 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Stracener Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: the name represented in many forms and recorded from the mid 17th century in the great migration from Europe. Migrants settled in the eastern seaboard from Newfoundland, to Maine, to Virginia, the Carolinas, and to the islands..
The Stracener Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Stracener 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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