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Woodhall Early Origins



The surname Woodhall 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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Woodhall Spelling Variations


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Woodhall Spelling Variations



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

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Woodhall Early History


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Woodhall Early History



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

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Woodhall Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Woodhall Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Woodhall 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 or some of its variants were: John Woodall arrived in Boston Massachusetts in 1651.

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Contemporary Notables of the name Woodhall (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Woodhall (post 1700)



  • Norrie Woodhall (b. 1905), English stage actress
  • George Woodhall (1863-1924), English footballer
  • Richie Woodhall (b. 1968), former English World Champion super-middleweight boxer

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Woodhall Family Crest Products


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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. Burke, Sir Bernard. Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage and Baronetage, The Privy Council, Knightage and Compainonage. London: Burke Publishing, 1921. Print.
  2. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
  3. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
  4. Thirsk, Joan. The Agrarian History of England and Wales. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press: 7 Volumes. Print.
  5. Elster, Robert J. International Who's Who. London: Europa/Routledge. Print.
  6. Magnusson, Magnus. Chambers Biographical Dictionary 5th edition. Edinburgh: W & R Chambers, 1990. Print.
  7. 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).
  8. Reaney P.H and R.M. Wilson. A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X).
  9. Holt, J.C. Ed. Domesday Studies. Woodbridge: Boydell, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0-85115-477-8).
  10. Foster, Joseph. Dictionary of Heraldry Feudal Coats of Arms and Pedigrees. London: Bracken Books, 1989. Print. (ISBN 1-85170-309-8).
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The Woodhall Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Woodhall 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 April 2014 at 14:43.

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