× Home
×

Family Crest and History Search
House of Names
FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more
An excerpt from www.HouseOfNames.com archives copyright 2000 - 2017


Woodhams Early Origins



The surname Woodhams 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.

Close

Woodhams Spelling Variations


Expand

Woodhams Spelling Variations



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

Close

Woodhams Early History


Expand

Woodhams Early History



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

Close

Woodhams Early Notables (pre 1700)


Expand

Woodhams Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Woodhams Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Close

The Great Migration


Expand

The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Woodhams Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Joseph Woodhams, who landed in New York in 1830 [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)

Woodhams Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Frederick Woodhams (aged 19), a bricklayer, who arrived in South Australia in 1856 aboard the ship "Eliza"
  • Henry Woodhams (aged 22), a bricklayer, who arrived in South Australia in 1856 aboard the ship "Eliza"
  • Catherine Woodhams (aged 16), a servant, who arrived in South Australia in 1856 aboard the ship "Eliza"

Woodhams Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • Joseph Woodhams, who arrived in Canterbury aboard the ship "Hastings" in 1856

Close

Contemporary Notables of the name Woodhams (post 1700)


Expand

Contemporary Notables of the name Woodhams (post 1700)



  • Richard Woodhams (b. 1949), American oboist, current Principal Oboe of the Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Edwin Fehrsen Woodhams (1880-1933), English cricketer
  • Tony Woodhams (b. 1969), British entrepreneur, professional financial trader, and executive film producer
  • Grant Allen Woodhams (b. 1952), Australian politician, Speaker of the Western Australian Legislative Assembly from Sydney, New South Wales
  • Ven. Brian Woodhams, Archdeacon of Newark

Close

Woodhams Historic Events


Expand

Woodhams Historic Events




HMAS Sydney II


Close

Woodhams Family Crest Products


Expand

Woodhams Family Crest Products




Close

See Also


Expand

See Also




Close

Citations


Expand

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. Papworth, J.W and A.W Morant. Ordinary of British Armorials. London: T.Richards, 1874. Print.
  2. Humble, Richard. The Fall of Saxon England. New York: Barnes and Noble, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-88029-987-8).
  3. Holt, J.C. Ed. Domesday Studies. Woodbridge: Boydell, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0-85115-477-8).
  4. Leeson, Francis L. Dictionary of British Peerages. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-1121-5).
  5. Mills, A.D. Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4).
  6. Magnusson, Magnus. Chambers Biographical Dictionary 5th edition. Edinburgh: W & R Chambers, 1990. Print.
  7. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  8. Reaney P.H and R.M. Wilson. A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X).
  9. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
  10. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
  11. ...

The Woodhams Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Woodhams 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 8 July 2015 at 04:50.

Sign Up

  


FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more
House of Names on Facebook
Follow Houseofnames on Twitter
Houseofnames on Pinterest