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Of all the Anglo-Saxon names to come from Britain, Wudstyck is one of the most ancient. The name is a result of the original family having lived in Woodstock, a town in the north-west part of Oxfordshire.

Wudstyck Early Origins



The surname Wudstyck was first found in Oxfordshire where they held a family seat anciently, after the Norman Conquest in 1066.

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Wudstyck Spelling Variations


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Wudstyck Spelling Variations



The first dictionaries that appeared in the last few hundred years did much to standardize the English language. Before that time, spelling variations in names were a common occurrence. The language was changing, incorporating pieces of other languages, and the spelling of names changed with it. Wudstyck has been spelled many different ways, including Woodstock, Woodstocke and others.

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Wudstyck Early History


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Wudstyck Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Wudstyck research. Another 127 words (9 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Wudstyck History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Wudstyck Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Wudstyck Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Wudstyck 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



Thousands of English families in this era began to emigrate the New World in search of land and freedom from religious and political persecution. Although the passage was expensive and the ships were dark, crowded, and unsafe, those who made the voyage safely were rewarded with opportunities unavailable to them in their homeland. Research into passenger and immigration lists has revealed some of the very first Wudstycks to arrive in North America: Robert Woodstock arrived in St. Christopher in 1635; John Woodstock arrived in Maryland in 1775.

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