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Whitebread Early Origins



The surname Whitebread was first found in Suffolk where they held a family seat from ancient times. The first record of this name was on the Hundredorum Rolls about the year 1220, where it was spelt Witbred, and it occurs in later references. Their earliest seat was at Loudham Park in Suffolk.

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Whitebread Spelling Variations


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Whitebread Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Whitbread, Whitebread and others.

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Whitebread Early History


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Whitebread Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Whitebread research. Another 145 words (10 lines of text) covering the years 1618, 1679 and 1929 are included under the topic Early Whitebread History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Whitebread Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Whitebread Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 39 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Whitebread 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:

Whitebread Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • John Whitebread, who arrived in Virginia in 1713
  • Henry Whitebread arrived in America in 1773

Whitebread Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Emmanuel Whitebread settled in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1841

Whitebread Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Eliza Whitebread, aged 27, a cook, arrived in South Australia in 1853 aboard the ship "Magdalena"
  • James Whitebread, aged 36, a carpenter, arrived in South Australia in 1854 aboard the ship "Emigrant"

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Contemporary Notables of the name Whitebread (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Whitebread (post 1700)



  • Charles H. Whitebread (1943-2008), George T. Pfleger Professor of Law at the University of Southern California

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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: Virtute non astutia
Motto Translation: By courage not by craft.


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Innes, Thomas and Learney. The Tartans of the Clans and Families of Scotland 1st Edition. Edinburgh: W & A. K. Johnston Limited, 1938. Print.
    2. Le Patourel, John. The Norman Empire. New York: Oxford University Press, 1976. Print. (ISBN 0-19-822525-3).
    3. Crispin, M. Jackson and Leonce Mary. Falaise Roll Recording Prominent Companions of William Duke of Normandy at the Conquest of England. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    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. Papworth, J.W and A.W Morant. Ordinary of British Armorials. London: T.Richards, 1874. Print.
    6. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    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. Mills, A.D. Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4).
    9. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    10. The Norman People and Their Existing Descendants in the British Dominions and the United States Of America. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0636-X).
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    The Whitebread Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Whitebread 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 18 July 2014 at 14:29.

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