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Woodall Early Origins



The surname Woodall was first found in North Yorkshire at Woodale, a hamlet in Coverdale in the Yorkshire Dales. The place name dates back to 1223 where it was listed as Wulvedale and literally meant "valley frequented by wolves." [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
Mills, A.D., Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4)

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Woodall Spelling Variations


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Woodall Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Woodall, Woodhall, Woodhull and others.

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Woodall Early History


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Woodall Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Woodall research. Another 87 words (6 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Woodall History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Woodall Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Woodall Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Woodall 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:

Woodall Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Henry Woodall settled in Virginia in 1623
  • Henry Woodall, who arrived in Virginia in 1623
  • John and Thomas Woodall settled in Virginia in 1636
  • Thomas Woodall, who landed in Virginia in 1639
  • John Woodall arrived in Boston Massachusetts in 1651
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Woodall Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • William Woodall settled in Charles Town [Charleston], South Carolina in 1766

Woodall Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • George Woodall, who landed in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1838
  • Miss Woodall, aged 25, who arrived in America, in 1892
  • Mr. G.H. Woodall, aged 27, who arrived in America, in 1894

Woodall Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Robert Woodall, aged 23, who arrived in America from Bradford, England, in 1907
  • Joseph Woodall, aged 37, who arrived in America from Dudley, England, in 1907
  • Ethel Lucy Woodall, aged 50, who arrived in America from Birmingham, England, in 1907
  • Clara Woodall, aged 34, who arrived in America from Dudley, England, in 1908
  • Lawrence Woodall, aged 10, who arrived in America from Dudley, England, in 1908
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Woodall (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Woodall (post 1700)



  • Frank Alley "Al" Woodall (b. 1945), American NFL football player
  • David Bradley Woodall (b. 1969), American former Major League Baseball pitcher
  • Seth Woodall, American politician, Member of North Carolina House of Commons from Johnston County, 1862-63
  • Mrs. Ross Woodall, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1944
  • Paul A. Woodall, American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1948
  • Howard Woodall, American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1956
  • Darlene Woodall, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1996
  • Annie Woodall, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1936
  • Annabel Woodall, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 2008; Presidential Elector for Tennessee, 2012
  • Alfred Woodall, American politician, Candidate for New York State Assembly from Kings County 2nd District, 1935
  • ... (Another 13 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ Mills, A.D., Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4)

Other References

  1. Bardsley, C.W. A Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames: With Special American Instances. Wiltshire: Heraldry Today, 1901. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-44-6).
  2. Foster, Joseph. Dictionary of Heraldry Feudal Coats of Arms and Pedigrees. London: Bracken Books, 1989. Print. (ISBN 1-85170-309-8).
  3. Library of Congress. American and English Genealogies in the Library of Congress. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1967. Print.
  4. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin . Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
  5. Bradford, William. History of Plymouth Plantation 1620-1647 Edited by Samuel Eliot Morrison 2 Volumes. New York: Russell and Russell, 1968. Print.
  6. Mills, A.D. Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4).
  7. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
  8. 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.
  9. Lennard, Reginald. Rural England 1086-1135 A Study of Social and Agrarian Conditions. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1959. Print.
  10. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
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The Woodall Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Woodall 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.

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