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Tingley Early Origins



The surname Tingley was first found in the West Riding of Yorkshire at Tinsley, a parochial chapelry, in the union of Rotherham, S. division of the wapentake of Strafforth and Tickhill. [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
Lewis, Samuel, A Topographical Dictionary of England. Institute of Historical Research, 1848, Print.
The place name dates back to the Domesday Book of 1086 where it was first listed as Tineslauue [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin, Eds., Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8)
and literally meant "mound of a man called Tynni, " from the Old English personal name + "hlaw." [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
Mills, A.D., Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4)
However, the earliest record of the name was not found in Yorkshire but in Surrey where Adam de Tindesle was listed in the Pipe Rolls in 1207. Richard de Tyntesle was listed in Sussex in 1327. [4]CITATION[CLOSE]
Reaney, P.H and R.M. Wilson, A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X)
The Yorkshire Poll Tax Rolls of 1372 lists Lecia de Tyneslawe. [5]CITATION[CLOSE]
Bardsley, C.W, A Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames: With Special American Instances. Wiltshire: Heraldry Today, 1901. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-44-6)

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Tingley Spelling Variations


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Tingley Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Tinsley, Tinslie, Tinslay, Townsley, Tinsleigh, Tinsly, Townsleigh, Townslie, Townslay, Tounslie, Tounsleigh, Tounsly, Tounsley, Taunslie, Taunsley, Taunsleigh, Taunsly and many more.

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Tingley Early History


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Tingley Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Tingley research. Another 201 words (14 lines of text) covering the years 1648 and 1675 are included under the topic Early Tingley History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Tingley Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Tingley Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Tingley Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Tingley In Ireland


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Tingley In Ireland



Some of the Tingley family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 47 words (3 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included 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:

Tingley Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Palmer Tingley, who landed in Ipswich, Massachusetts in 1635
  • Samuel Tingley, who arrived in New England in 1666

Tingley Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • George B Tingley, who landed in San Francisco, California in 1851
  • Manorah Tingley, who landed in San Francisco, California in 1851
  • Mary Tingley, who arrived in San Francisco, California in 1851
  • J Tingley, who arrived in San Francisco, California in 1856

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Contemporary Notables of the name Tingley (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Tingley (post 1700)



  • Leeann Nicole Tingley (b. 1981), American beauty queen and model, Miss Rhode Island USA 2006
  • Ronald Irvin Tingley (b. 1959), American Major League Baseball catcher who played from 1982 to 1995
  • Clyde K. Tingley (1882-1960), American politician, 11th Governor of the State of New Mexico (1935-1939)
  • Katherine Augusta Westcott Tingley (1847-1929), American social worker and prominent Theosophist
  • Paul Tingley (b. 1970), Canadian gold medalist sailor at the 2008 Summer Paralympics
  • Stephen Tingley (1839-1915), Canadian stagecoach driver and co-founder of BC Express, serving the Cariboo region in British Columbia, Canada for 60 years, known as the "Whip of the Cariboo"
  • Freya Tingley (b. 1994), Australian-born actress, best known for her role as Wendy in Once Upon a Time (2013)
  • Sue Tingley (b. 1977), Canadian field hockey player, member of the Canadian squad at the 1998 Commonwealth Games

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Suggested Readings for the name Tingley


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Suggested Readings for the name Tingley



  • The Tingley Family Revised by Marian McCauley Frye.

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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ Lewis, Samuel, A Topographical Dictionary of England. Institute of Historical Research, 1848, Print.
  2. ^ Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin, Eds., Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8)
  3. ^ Mills, A.D., Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4)
  4. ^ Reaney, P.H and R.M. Wilson, A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X)
  5. ^ Bardsley, C.W, A Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames: With Special American Instances. Wiltshire: Heraldry Today, 1901. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-44-6)

Other References

  1. Fairbairn. Fairbain's book of Crests of the Families of Great Britain and Ireland, 4th Edition 2 volumes in one. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1968. Print.
  2. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin, Eds. Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
  3. Leeson, Francis L. Dictionary of British Peerages. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-1121-5).
  4. Burke, Sir Bernard. General Armory Of England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today. Print.
  5. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
  6. Lennard, Reginald. Rural England 1086-1135 A Study of Social and Agrarian Conditions. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1959. Print.
  7. 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).
  8. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
  9. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
  10. Humble, Richard. The Fall of Saxon England. New York: Barnes and Noble, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-88029-987-8).
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