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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. Hitching, F.K and S. Hitching. References to English Surnames in 1601-1602. Walton On Thames: 1910. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0181-3).
    2. Library of Congress. American and English Genealogies in the Library of Congress. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1967. Print.
    3. Burke, Sir Bernard. General Armory Of England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today. Print.
    4. Ingram, Rev. James. Translator Anglo-Saxon Chronicle 1823. Print.
    5. Elster, Robert J. International Who's Who. London: Europa/Routledge. Print.
    6. Bowman, George Ernest. The Mayflower Reader A Selection of Articales from The Mayflower Descendent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    7. Bradford, William. History of Plymouth Plantation 1620-1647 Edited by Samuel Eliot Morrison 2 Volumes. New York: Russell and Russell, 1968. Print.
    8. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    9. Holt, J.C. Ed. Domesday Studies. Woodbridge: Boydell, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0-85115-477-8).
    10. Weis, Frederick Lewis, Walter Lee Sheppard and David Faris. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 7th Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0806313676).
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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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