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Whiteway Early Origins



The surname Whiteway was first found in Hampshire where they held a family seat from very ancient times.

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Whiteway Spelling Variations


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Whiteway Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Whiteway, Wyteway, Wightway, Witway and others.

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Whiteway Early History


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Whiteway Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Whiteway research. Another 330 words (24 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Whiteway History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Whiteway Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Whiteway Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Whiteway 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:

Whiteway Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • William Whiteway settled in Barbados in 1694

Whiteway Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century

  • Silvester Whiteway who was a boat-keeper in St. John's, Newfoundland, in 1682 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Seary E.R., Family Names of the Island of Newfoundland, Montreal: McGill's-Queen's Universtity Press 1998 ISBN 0-7735-1782-0

Whiteway Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century

  • William Whiteway settled at Western Bay, Newfoundland, in 1771 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Seary E.R., Family Names of the Island of Newfoundland, Montreal: McGill's-Queen's Universtity Press 1998 ISBN 0-7735-1782-0

Whiteway Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • Thomas Whiteway, aged 23, a labourer, arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Bebington" in 1872

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Contemporary Notables of the name Whiteway (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Whiteway (post 1700)



  • Sir William Vallance Whiteway (1828-1908), English politician and three time Premier of Newfoundland
  • Dean Whiteway (b. 1944), Canadian politician
  • Howard Whiteway, Steel Executive, Illinois
  • Douglas Whiteway, Canadian journalist and author

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Whiteway Historic Events


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Whiteway Historic Events




Halifax Explosion

  • Mr. Thomas Patrick  Whiteway (1865-1917), Canadian resident from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada who died in the Halifax Explosion on 6th December 1917

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Whiteway Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ Seary E.R., Family Names of the Island of Newfoundland, Montreal: McGill's-Queen's Universtity Press 1998 ISBN 0-7735-1782-0

Other References

  1. Bede, The Venerable. Historia Ecclesiatica Gentis Anglorum (The Ecclesiastical History Of the English People). Available through Internet Medieval Sourcebook the Fordham University Centre for Medieval Studies. Print.
  2. Dunkling, Leslie. Dictionary of Surnames. Toronto: Collins, 1998. Print. (ISBN 0004720598).
  3. Burke, Sir Bernard. Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage and Baronetage, The Privy Council, Knightage and Compainonage. London: Burke Publishing, 1921. Print.
  4. Sanders, Joanne McRee Edition. English Settlers in Barbados 1637-1800. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  5. Hitching, F.K and S. Hitching. References to English Surnames in 1601-1602. Walton On Thames: 1910. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0181-3).
  6. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
  7. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
  8. 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).
  9. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
  10. Thirsk, Joan. The Agrarian History of England and Wales. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press: 7 Volumes. Print.
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The Whiteway Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Whiteway 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 25 September 2015 at 21:26.

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