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Walkom Early Origins



The surname Walkom 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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Walkom Spelling Variations


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Walkom Spelling Variations



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

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Walkom Early History


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Walkom Early History



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

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Walkom Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Walkom Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Walkom 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:

Walkom Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • William Walkom, aged 29, a carpenter, who arrived in South Australia in 1854 aboard the ship "Standard" [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    South Australian Register Monday 18th December 1854. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) Standard 1854. Retrieved http://www.theshipslist.com/ships/australia/standard1854.shtml

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Contemporary Notables of the name Walkom (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Walkom (post 1700)



  • Arthur Bache Walkom (1889-1976), Australian palaeobotanist and museum director from Grafton, New South Wales, recipient of the Clarke Medal by the Royal Society of New South Wales in 1948
  • Stephen Walkom (b. 1963), Canadian professional National Hockey League referee from North Bay, Ontario

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Walkom Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ South Australian Register Monday 18th December 1854. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) Standard 1854. Retrieved http://www.theshipslist.com/ships/australia/standard1854.shtml

Other References

  1. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
  2. Innes, Thomas and Learney. Socts Heraldry A Practical Handbook on the Historical Principles and Modern Application of the Art of Science. London: Oliver and Boyd, 1934. Print.
  3. Dorward, David. Scottish Surnames. Glasgow: Harper Collins, 1995. Print.
  4. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
  5. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
  6. Chadwick, Nora Kershaw and J.X.W.P Corcoran. The Celts. London: Penguin, 1970. Print. (ISBN 0140212116).
  7. 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.
  8. Scarlett, James D. Tartan The Highland Textile. London: Shepheard-Walwyn, 1990. Print. (ISBN 0-85683-120-4).
  9. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Scotch Irish Pioneers In Ulster and America. Montana: Kessinger Publishing. Print.
  10. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
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The Walkom Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Walkom 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 16 May 2016 at 05:51.

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