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Early Origins of the Wakeling family


The surname Wakeling was first found in Huntingdon, where they had been granted lands by William the Conqueror, and were originally from the Norman French name Walchelyn.

Early History of the Wakeling family


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Wakeling Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Wakelyn, Wakelin and others.

Early Notables of the Wakeling family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Wakeling family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Wakeling Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • William Wakeling, who arrived in Virginia in 1705 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Elizabeth Wakeling, who settled in Annapolis Maryland in 1724

Wakeling Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Samuel Wakeling, who landed in America in 1801-1802 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Samuel Wakeling, who settled in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1803

Wakeling Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • William Wakeling, aged 21, a labourer, who arrived in South Australia in 1853 aboard the ship "Magdalena" [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    South Australian Register Friday 26th August 1853. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) Magdalena 1853. Retrieved http://www.theshipslist.com/ships/australia/magdalena1853.shtml

Wakeling Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • Joseph Wakeling, aged 30, a ploughman, who arrived in Bluff, New Zealand aboard the ship "Adamant" in 1875
  • Mary A. Wakeling, aged 29, who arrived in Bluff, New Zealand aboard the ship "Adamant" in 1875
  • Horace Wakeling, aged 8, who arrived in Bluff, New Zealand aboard the ship "Adamant" in 1875
  • Gertrude Wakeling, aged 4, who arrived in Bluff, New Zealand aboard the ship "Adamant" in 1875

Contemporary Notables of the name Wakeling (post 1700)


  • Gwen Wakeling (1901-1982), American costume designer for Cecil B. deMille, winner of an Academy Award for her work in "Samson and Delilah" in 1950
  • Rt. Rev. John Dennis Wakeling, Bishop of Southwell

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Citations


  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  2. ^ South Australian Register Friday 26th August 1853. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) Magdalena 1853. Retrieved http://www.theshipslist.com/ships/australia/magdalena1853.shtml

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