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Unett Early Origins



The surname Unett was first found in Herefordshire and Staffordshire. "The family have a tradition of a Norman Conquest origin. At an early period they branched into two lines, one of which settled in Staffordshire and the other in Herefordshire. " [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
Lowe, Mark Anthony, Patronymica Britannica, A Dictionary of Family Names of the United Kingdom. London: John Russel Smith, 1860. Print.

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Unett Spelling Variations


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Unett Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Unett, Unet, Yunett, Yunet, Hunet, Hunett and others.

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Unett Early History


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Unett Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Unett research. Another 305 words (22 lines of text) covering the years 1510, 1600, 1140, 1159, 1442, 1545, 1455, 1487 and 1620 are included under the topic Early Unett History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Unett Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Unett Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Unett 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:

Unett Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • John Unett, who arrived in Virginia in 1622

Unett Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Susanna Unett, who landed in Virginia in 1717

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Contemporary Notables of the name Unett (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Unett (post 1700)



  • Harry M. Unett, American Democrat politician, Candidate for New York State Assembly from Onondaga County 2nd District, 1919
  • Bernard Unett (b. 1936), British Saloon car champion (now called touring car champion) in 1974, 1976 and 1977

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Motto


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Motto



The motto was originally a war cry or slogan. Mottoes first began to be shown with arms in the 14th and 15th centuries, but were not in general use until the 17th century. Thus the oldest coats of arms generally do not include a motto. Mottoes seldom form part of the grant of arms: Under most heraldic authorities, a motto is an optional component of the coat of arms, and can be added to or changed at will; many families have chosen not to display a motto.

Motto: Disce mori ut vivas
Motto Translation: Learn to die that thou mayest live.


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ Lowe, Mark Anthony, Patronymica Britannica, A Dictionary of Family Names of the United Kingdom. London: John Russel Smith, 1860. Print.

Other References

  1. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
  2. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  3. Magnusson, Magnus. Chambers Biographical Dictionary 5th edition. Edinburgh: W & R Chambers, 1990. Print.
  4. Marcharn, Frederick George. A Constitutional History of Modern England 1485 to the Present. London: Harper and Brothers, 1960. Print.
  5. Humble, Richard. The Fall of Saxon England. New York: Barnes and Noble, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-88029-987-8).
  6. Sanders, Joanne McRee Edition. English Settlers in Barbados 1637-1800. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  7. Cook, Chris. English Historical Facts 1603-1688. London: MacMillan, 1980. Print.
  8. Innes, Thomas and Learney. The Tartans of the Clans and Families of Scotland 1st Edition. Edinburgh: W & A. K. Johnston Limited, 1938. Print.
  9. Bede, The Venerable. Historia Ecclesiatica Gentis Anglorum (The Ecclesiastical History Of the English People). Available through Internet Medieval Sourcebook the Fordham University Centre for Medieval Studies. Print.
  10. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin, Eds. Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
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The Unett Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Unett 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 15 January 2016 at 10:42.

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