William Claiborne

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Born in Creyfort, Kent, England on 1587 to Thomas Cleyborne and Sara Smith. William married Grace Bellingham. William married Elizabeth Butler and had 5 children. He passed away on 1679 in Romancoke New Kent, Virginia, USA.

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Surname meaning for "Claiborne"

English: It has been proposed that this may be a variant of Cliburn, but the latter is a northwestern English name whereas

Claiborne
is found mostly in Norfolk and the southeast, so it is more probably from a lost place in that part of England, perhaps named with Old English cl?g ‘clay’ + burne ‘spring’, ‘stream’.

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