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Walken Early Origins



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

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Walken Spelling Variations


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Walken Spelling Variations



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

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Walken Early History


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Walken Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Walken research. Another 211 words (15 lines of text) covering the years 1210, 1211 and 1200 are included under the topic Early Walken History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Walken Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Walken Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Walken 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:

Walken Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Dorethea Walken, who arrived in Galveston, Tex in 1846 [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)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Walken (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Walken (post 1700)



  • Georgianne Leigh Walken (b. 1939), American casting director for more than 80 television shows and movies since 1990
  • Christopher Walken (b. 1943), Academy Award winning American stage and screen actor [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Christopher Walken. (Retrieved 2011, January 21) Christopher Walken. Retrieved from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christopher_Walken

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Walken Family Crest Products


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Citations


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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. ^ Christopher Walken. (Retrieved 2011, January 21) Christopher Walken. Retrieved from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christopher_Walken

Other References

  1. Barrow, G.W.S Ed. Acts of Malcom IV 1153-65 Volume I Regesta Regum Scottorum 1153-1424. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 1960. Print.
  2. Dorward, David. Scottish Surnames. Glasgow: Harper Collins, 1995. Print.
  3. 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).
  4. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
  5. Bain, Robert. The Clans and Tartans of Scotland. Glasgow & London: Collins, 1968. Print. (ISBN 000411117-6).
  6. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Scotch Irish Pioneers In Ulster and America. Montana: Kessinger Publishing. Print.
  7. Scarlett, James D. Tartan The Highland Textile. London: Shepheard-Walwyn, 1990. Print. (ISBN 0-85683-120-4).
  8. Moncrieffe, Sir Ian of That Ilk and Don Pottinger. Clan Map Scotland of Old. Edinburgh: Bartholomew and Son, 1983. Print.
  9. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
  10. Donaldson, Gordon and Robert S. Morpeth. Who's Who In Scotish History. Wales: Welsh Academic Press, 1996. Print. (ISBN 186057-0054).
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The Walken Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Walken 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 27 June 2012 at 13:29.

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