Early Origins of the Wickett family
Lincolnshire where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. But Saxon surnames survived and the family name was first referenced in the year 1066 after the Norman Conquest when Wigot or Wigod (one of the most powerful Baron Norman origin of Bigot) from castles and lands. William Bigot was the brother of Roger Bigod and the second son of Robert Bigot became to the conquest by Apula from Italy. The name became Wiggett.
Early History of the Wickett family
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Wickett Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Wiggett, Wicket, Wickett, Wicketts, Wiggat, Wiggatt, Wigot, Wiket, Wyket, Vigot, Vigott, Wiggot, Wiggot and many more.
Early Notables of the Wickett family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Wickett family to the New World and Oceana
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Wickett Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
Wickett Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
Wickett Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century
Contemporary Notables of the name Wickett (post 1700)
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