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Wilbor Early Origins



The surname Wilbor was first found in Cambridgeshire 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 13th century when they held estates in that shire.

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Wilbor Spelling Variations


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Wilbor Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Wilbore, Wilbor, Wilbur, Willbore, Willbur, Wilbure and many more.

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Wilbor Early History


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Wilbor Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Wilbor research. Another 285 words (20 lines of text) covering the years 1510, 1600, 1043, 1401, 1534, 1455, 1487, 1595 and 1656 are included under the topic Early Wilbor History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Wilbor Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Wilbor Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 29 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Wilbor 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:

Wilbor Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Samuel Wilbor, who arrived in Boston, Massachusetts in 1633 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Wilbor (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Wilbor (post 1700)



  • Samuel Wilbor, American politician, Member of New York State Assembly from Columbia County 2nd District, 1862
  • John B. Wilbor, American politician, U.S. Vice Consul in Lisbon, 1897-98
  • John B. Wilbor, American Democrat politician, Member of Wisconsin State Assembly, 1857
  • Edward G. Wilbor, American politician, Member of New York State Senate 11th District, 1866-67

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Wilbor Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Other References

  1. Hanks, Hodges, Mills and Room. The Oxford Names Companion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-19-860561-7).
  2. Mills, A.D. Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4).
  3. Burke, Sir Bernard. General Armory Of England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today. Print.
  4. Marcharn, Frederick George. A Constitutional History of Modern England 1485 to the Present. London: Harper and Brothers, 1960. Print.
  5. Papworth, J.W and A.W Morant. Ordinary of British Armorials. London: T.Richards, 1874. Print.
  6. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin . Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
  7. Skordas, Guest. Ed. The Early Settlers of Maryland an Index to Names or Immigrants Complied from Records of Land Patents 1633-1680 in the Hall of Records Annapolis, Maryland. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1968. Print.
  8. Bardsley, C.W. A Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames: With Special American Instances. Wiltshire: Heraldry Today, 1901. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-44-6).
  9. Cook, Chris. English Historical Facts 1603-1688. London: MacMillan, 1980. Print.
  10. Chadwick, Nora Kershaw and J.X.W.P Corcoran. The Celts. London: Penguin, 1790. Print. (ISBN 0140212116).
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The Wilbor Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Wilbor 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 22 February 2017 at 14:32.

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