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The distinguished surname Yarenton was first found in England. The name is derived from "Yarnton," the name of a town in Oxfordshire, and simply means "one from Yarnton."

Yarenton Early Origins



The surname Yarenton was first found in Oxfordshire, where the Yarenton family was anciently seated as Lords of the Manor. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066; the language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. Saxon surnames survived, however, and the family name Yarenton was first referenced in the 13th century when they held lands.

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Yarenton Spelling Variations


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Yarenton Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Yarrenton, Yarnton, Yarton, Yarenton, Yarrington and many more.

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Yarenton Early History


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Yarenton Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Yarenton research. Another 189 words (14 lines of text) covering the years 1619 and 1684 are included under the topic Early Yarenton History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Yarenton Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Yarenton Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 28 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Yarenton 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 Yarranton, who settled in Virginia in 1678; Dorothy Yarrington, who emigrated from England to America in 1678; as did Jasper Yarrington in 1743; William and Leonard Yarrington, who were both naturalized in Canada in 1840.

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. MacAulay, Thomas Babington. History of England from the Accession of James the Second 4 volumes. New York: Harper and Brothers, 1879. Print.
    2. Thirsk, Joan. The Agrarian History of England and Wales. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press: 7 Volumes. Print.
    3. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin . Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
    4. Bowman, George Ernest. The Mayflower Reader A Selection of Articales from The Mayflower Descendent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    5. Chadwick, Nora Kershaw and J.X.W.P Corcoran. The Celts. London: Penguin, 1790. Print. (ISBN 0140212116).
    6. Shirley, Evelyn Philip. Noble and Gentle Men of England Or Notes Touching The Arms and Descendants of the Ancient Knightley and Gentle Houses of England Arranged in their Respective Counties 3rd Edition. Westminster: John Bowyer Nichols and Sons, 1866. Print.
    7. Elster, Robert J. International Who's Who. London: Europa/Routledge. Print.
    8. Reaney P.H and R.M. Wilson. A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X).
    9. Hitching, F.K and S. Hitching. References to English Surnames in 1601-1602. Walton On Thames: 1910. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0181-3).
    10. Lennard, Reginald. Rural England 1086-1135 A Study of Social and Agrarian Conditions. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1959. Print.
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    The Yarenton Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Yarenton 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 6 February 2014 at 14:31.

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