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Early Origins of the Walkom family


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.

Early History of the Walkom family


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Walkom Spelling Variations


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

Early Notables of the Walkom family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Walkom family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Walkom Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Mr. Jonathan Walkom, (b. 1819), aged 21, Cornish farm servant travelling aboard the ship "Lady McNaughton" arriving in Port Jackson, New South Wales, Australia on 16th December 1840 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Cornwall Online Parish Clerks. (Retrieved 2018, May 30). Ships' Passenger Lists of Arrivals in New South Wales on (1828 - 1842, 1848 - 1849) [PDF]. Retrieved from http://www.opc-cornwall.org/Resc/pdfs/emigration_nsw_1838_on.pdf
  • William Walkom, aged 29, a carpenter, who arrived in South Australia in 1854 aboard the ship "Standard" [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    South Australian Register Monday 18th December 1854. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) Standard 1854. Retrieved http://www.theshipslist.com/ships/australia/standard1854.shtml

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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Citations


  1. ^ Cornwall Online Parish Clerks. (Retrieved 2018, May 30). Ships' Passenger Lists of Arrivals in New South Wales on (1828 - 1842, 1848 - 1849) [PDF]. Retrieved from http://www.opc-cornwall.org/Resc/pdfs/emigration_nsw_1838_on.pdf
  2. ^ 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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