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Strand Early Origins



The surname Strand was first found in Suffolk where they held a family seat. The name Strand is derived from an old Scandinavian or Viking name Strand meaning a dweller by the sea-shore. The first record of the name is found in Suffolk in tax rolls in the year 1327 and these records showed John Strand as holding estates in that county.

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Strand Spelling Variations


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Strand Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Strand, Stranders, Strander, Strond, Stronders and many more.

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Strand Early History


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Strand Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Strand research. Another 233 words (17 lines of text) covering the years 132 and 1327 are included under the topic Early Strand History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Strand Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Strand Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Strand 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:

Strand Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Abram Strand, who arrived in Virginia in 1665
  • Abraham Strand, who landed in Maryland in 1667
  • Joan Strand, who landed in Maryland or Virginia in 1669
  • William Strand, who landed in Maryland in 1679

Strand Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Andreas Strand, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1751

Strand Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Martha Strand from England settled in Boston
  • Christian Strand, who landed in Texas in 1853
  • Gustaf Strand, aged 22, arrived in America in 1854
  • Job Strand, aged 58, arrived in New York in 1854
  • Martha Strand, aged 23, landed in New York in 1854
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Strand Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Samuel Strand arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Singapore" in 1839 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) SINGAPORE (aka SINCAPORE) 1839. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1839Singapore.gif
  • Maria Strand arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Singapore" in 1839 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) SINGAPORE (aka SINCAPORE) 1839. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1839Singapore.gif

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Contemporary Notables of the name Strand (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Strand (post 1700)



  • Professor Kenneth Strand, American economist, Department of Economics and Commerce, Simon Fraser University, B.C, Canada, born in Washington State U.S.A
  • Paul Strand (1890-1976), American photographer
  • David Strand, American scholar of early 20th century China
  • Mark Strand (b. 1934), American poet, essayist, and translator awarded the 1999 Pulitzer Prize for Poetry
  • Roar Strand (b. 1970), Norwegian footballer

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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) SINGAPORE (aka SINCAPORE) 1839. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1839Singapore.gif

Other References

  1. 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).
  2. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
  3. Burke, Sir Bernard. Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage and Baronetage, The Privy Council, Knightage and Compainonage. London: Burke Publishing, 1921. Print.
  4. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
  5. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
  6. Foster, Joseph. Dictionary of Heraldry Feudal Coats of Arms and Pedigrees. London: Bracken Books, 1989. Print. (ISBN 1-85170-309-8).
  7. Bradford, William. History of Plymouth Plantation 1620-1647 Edited by Samuel Eliot Morrison 2 Volumes. New York: Russell and Russell, 1968. Print.
  8. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
  9. Le Patourel, John. The Norman Empire. New York: Oxford University Press, 1976. Print. (ISBN 0-19-822525-3).
  10. 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).
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The Strand Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Strand 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 22 May 2016 at 09:34.

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