England with the ancestors of the Tavernier family in the Norman Conquest in 1066. The surname Tavernier is for a person who kept a tavern or public house.
Early Origins of the Tavernier family
Essex where they held a family seat from early times.
Early History of the Tavernier family
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Tavernier Spelling Variations
spelling variations. When the Normans became the ruling people of England in the 11th century, they introduced a new language into a society where the main languages of Old and later Middle English had no definite spelling rules. These languages were more often spoken than written, so they blended freely with one another. Contributing to this mixing of tongues was the fact that medieval scribes spelled words according to sound, ensuring that a person's name would appear differently in nearly every document in which it was recorded. The name has been spelled Taverner, Tabenor, Tabiner, Tavernor, Taviner, Tavenor and many more.
Early Notables of the Tavernier family (pre 1700)
fl. 1397-1407), of Leominster, an English politician, Member of Parliamnet for Leominster in 1397, 1402, 1406 and 1407; William Taverner (fl. 1417), an English politician, Member of the Parliament for Lyme Regis in 1417; John Taverner (1490-1545), English composer and organist...
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Migration of the Tavernier family to Ireland
Some of the Tavernier family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. More information about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Tavernier family to the New World and Oceana
For many English families, the political and religious disarray that plagued their homeland made the frontiers of the New World an attractive prospect. Thousands migrated, aboard cramped disease-ridden ships. They arrived sick, poor, and hungry, but were welcomed in many cases with far greater opportunity than at home in England. Many of these hardy settlers went on to make important contributions to the emerging nations in which they landed. Among early immigrants bearing the name Tavernier or a variant listed above were:
Tavernier Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
Tavernier Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
Tavernier Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
Tavernier Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century
Tavernier Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century
Contemporary Notables of the name Tavernier (post 1700)
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