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The Yoxall surname is derived from the Old English words "geoc" which was a measure of land and "halh," which was a nook or corner of land.

Yoxall Early Origins



The surname Yoxall was first found in Staffordshire where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor. The family name was first referenced in the year 1272 when Walter Yoxhall was listed in the Pipe Rolls for Staffordshire.

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Yoxall Spelling Variations


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Yoxall Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Yoxhall, Yoxall, Yoxhale and others.

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Yoxall Early History


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Yoxall Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Yoxall research. Another 99 words (7 lines of text) covering the years 154 and 1545 are included under the topic Early Yoxall History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Yoxall Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Yoxall Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Yoxall 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 were:

Yoxall Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Sarah Yoxall, who arrived at Philadelphia in 1774 at the age of 21

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Contemporary Notables of the name Yoxall (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Yoxall (post 1700)



  • Charles W Yoxall, English consultant in Pediatrics
  • Capt Harry Waldo Yoxall OBE MC JP (1896-1984), British publisher, chairman of Condé Nast and founder of British Vogue
  • Albert Leslie Yoxall (1914-2005), British codebreaker at Bletchley Park during World War II, his method of decrypting Enigma messages was dubbed Yoxallismus
  • Sir James Henry Yoxall (1857-1925), British Liberal Party politician and trade unionist, Member of Parliament for Nottingham West from 1895 to 1918, General Secretary of the National Union of Teachers from 1892 to 1924

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. The Norman People and Their Existing Descendants in the British Dominions and the United States Of America. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0636-X).
    2. Reaney P.H and R.M. Wilson. A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X).
    3. Shaw, William A. Knights of England A Complete Record from the Earliest Time to the Present Day of the Knights of all the Orders of Chivalry in England, Scotland, Ireland and Knights Bachelors 2 Volumes. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print. (ISBN 080630443X).
    4. Bede, The Venerable. Historia Ecclesiatica Gentis Anglorum (The Ecclesiastical History Of the English People). Available through Internet Medieval Sourcebook the Fordham University Centre for Medieval Studies. Print.
    5. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    6. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
    7. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    8. Bowman, George Ernest. The Mayflower Reader A Selection of Articales from The Mayflower Descendent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    9. Hanks, Hodges, Mills and Room. The Oxford Names Companion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-19-860561-7).
    10. Burke, Sir Bernard. General Armory Of England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today. Print.
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    The Yoxall Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Yoxall 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 20 July 2017 at 08:22.

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