The name Yeomind comes from one of the family having worked as a free landholder.
Early Origins of the Yeomind family
The surname Yeomind was first found in Gloucestershire
where they held a family seat
from very early times, before and after the Norman Conquest
Early History of the Yeomind family
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Yeomind Spelling Variations
in names were a common occurrence before English spelling was standardized a few hundred
years ago. In the Middle Ages, even the literate spelled their names differently as the English language incorporated elements of French, Latin, and other European languages. Many variations of the name Yeomind have been found, including: Yeoman, Yeomans, Yoemans and others.
Early Notables of the Yeomind family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Yeomind family to the New World and Oceana
Families began migrating abroad in enormous numbers because of the political and religious discontent in England
. Often faced with persecution and starvation in England
, the possibilities of the New World attracted many English people. Although the ocean trips took many lives, those who did get to North America were instrumental in building the necessary groundwork for what would become for new powerful nations. Among the first immigrants of the name Yeomind, or a variant listed above to cross the Atlantic and come to North America were : Robert Yeoman settled in Virginia in 1622; George Yeoman settled in Virginia in 1638; Arthur Yeomans settled in Barbados in 1634; Richard Yeoman settled in New England