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Woodham Early Origins



The surname Woodham was first found in Cornwall where they held a family seat from very ancient times, at Catherston, before and after the Norman Conquest of 1066.

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Woodham Spelling Variations


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Woodham Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Woodham, Wodam, Wodham and others.

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Woodham Early History


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Woodham Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Woodham research. Another 107 words (8 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Woodham History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Woodham Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Woodham Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Woodham 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:

Woodham Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Tho Woodham, who landed in Virginia in 1656
  • Mary Woodham, who landed in Virginia in 1699

Woodham Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Richard Woodham arrived in New England in 1718
  • George Woodham arrived in New England in 1773
  • Robert Short Woodham, who arrived in Jamaica in 1787

Woodham Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • William Woodham arrived in New York in 1820
  • W L Woodham, who arrived in San Francisco, California in 1851

Woodham Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • Frederick B Woodham landed in Auckland, New Zealand in 1840
  • James Woodham, aged 26, a carpenter, arrived in Malborough aboard the ship "Gainsborough" in 1878
  • Mary A. Woodham, aged 21, arrived in Malborough aboard the ship "Gainsborough" in 1878
  • Alice Woodham, aged 2, arrived in Malborough aboard the ship "Gainsborough" in 1878

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Contemporary Notables of the name Woodham (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Woodham (post 1700)



  • David Lloyd Victor "Dai" Woodham MBE, BEM (1919-1994), British businessman who saved over 200 former British Railways steam locomotives from the scrap heap and stored them at his Woodham Brothers scrapyard in Barry, Wales
  • Jean Woodham, Sculptor, Ala
  • Professor Ronald Woodham, Music professor

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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Bradford, William. History of Plymouth Plantation 1620-1647 Edited by Samuel Eliot Morrison 2 Volumes. New York: Russell and Russell, 1968. Print.
    2. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin, Eds. Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
    3. Hanks, Hodges, Mills and Room. The Oxford Names Companion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-19-860561-7).
    4. Sanders, Joanne McRee Edition. English Settlers in Barbados 1637-1800. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    5. 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.
    6. The Norman People and Their Existing Descendants in the British Dominions and the United States Of America. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0636-X).
    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. Shaw, William A. Knights of England A Complete Record from the Earliest Time to the Present Day of the Knights of all the Orders of Chivalry in England, Scotland, Ireland and Knights Bachelors 2 Volumes. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print. (ISBN 080630443X).
    9. Elster, Robert J. International Who's Who. London: Europa/Routledge. Print.
    10. Papworth, J.W and A.W Morant. Ordinary of British Armorials. London: T.Richards, 1874. Print.
    11. ...

    The Woodham Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Woodham 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 19 September 2016 at 15:53.

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