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Butler, is a surname that has been associated with many different places and people. It can be either: an English occupational name that originally denoted a servant in charge of the wine cellar, from the Norman French word butuiller.

It eventually came to be used to describe a servant of high responsibility in a noble household, mostly leaving behind its association with the supply of wine. The Butler family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between and The most Butler families were found in the USA in In there were Butler families living in New York.

This was about 17% of all the recorded Butler's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Butler families in Origin and history of the name of Butler: with biographies of all the most noted persons of that name ; and an account of the origin of surnames and forenames Publisher: Chicago, Ill.: American Publishers' Association, The Butler surname came to Ireland with the Anglo- Norman invasion of the 12th century, led by the forces of surname came from a common occupational name for a wine steward or the chief servant of a medieval household.

In royal households, the title denoted a high-ranking officer whose duties as a wine steward were merely nominal. Butler Family History & Genealogy 95 photos,biographies, and last name history of the Butler family, shared by AncientFaces Members. Origin and history of the name of Butler: with biographies of all the most noted persons of that name: and an account of the origin of surnames and forenames: together with over five hundred Christian names of men and women and their significance: the crescent family record.

The Butler family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between and The most Butler families were found in the USA in In there were 3, Butler families living in London. This was about 15% of all the recorded Butler's in the UK. London had the highest population of Butler families in   Tabor Family History & Genealogy 49 photos, 7, biographies, and last name history of the Tabor family, shared by AncientFaces Members.

BUTLER FAMILY HISTORY The Butler Family,(de Butler in Gaelic and French), whose name comes from the French word "bouteleur" or "butler" is a noble family of Anglo-Norman origin, famous in the history of Ireland, where she was established in It is the only one comparable to the Geraldine, who was its neighbor and her worst Size: 70KB.

A Brief History of The Butler. The history of the Butler is more fascinating than you may have thought. The word “butler” comes from Anglo-Norman buteler, which is a variant form of Old Norman *butelier, derived of boteille “bottle”.

The premise of which the Butler (or the bottle) is the role associated with the chief member of staff in the household, the staff member entrusted with.

Will Haygood, the reporter who centralized Allen and inspired the film, The Butler, attempts to reveal the man in, The Butler: A Witness to History.

The Butler is not a memoir, portrait, or biography and is rather a choppy, mish-mash of storytelling Not many people are privy to the inner-quarters of the White House/5.

William Butler Yeats was an Irish poet and dramatist (playwright). Some think he was the greatest poet of the twentieth century. He won the Nobel Prize for literature in The works of William Butler Yeats form a bridge between the romantic poetry of the nineteenth century and the.

technically a valet to Bertie Wooster rather than a butler, from the Jeeves stories by P. Wodehouse, adapted for UK television as Jeeves and Wooster, and inspiration for the name of the Internet search engine known as Ask ion: Professors, Librarians.

Meaning & History Occupational name derived from Norman French butiller "wine steward", ultimately from Late Latin butticula "bottle". A famous bearer of this surname is the fictional character Rhett Butler, created by Margaret Mitchell for her novel Gone with the Wind ().

Brooks is a toponymic surname that is thought to have been derived residing near a stream (or brook) from both the Swedish surname Bäckland, meaning bäck "brook, stream" and lund "grove" and English, Gaelic and Scottish from the possessive case of Brook (i.e.

‘of the brook’) from pre 7th century English origins; Old English broc and appearing in the Medieval predecessors of "Brooks" such Region of origin: England / Anjou, France / Germany.

Butler I Name Meaning Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Last name: Butler SDB Popularity ranking: This famous aristocratic surname is of Norman-French origins, and is one of the very few to be accepted as being pre in origin and recording, and even rarer still to be recorded in France itself.

The most prominent Butler family in Ireland is descended from Theobald FitzWalter and Kilkenny Castle is the most magnificent example still extant of a Butler residence.

From the 14th to the 20th centuries, the castle was the main seat of the Earls and Dukes of Ormonde, who played a. Find the meaning and origin of the Butler surname / last name in this family name dictionary. Butler family history & genealogy resources to trace your family tree & ancestry.

marriage and death records as well as biographies, military records, family history books, and historical newspapers. This mesmerizing companion book to the award-winning film The Butler traces the Civil Rights Movement and explores crucial moments of twentieth century American history through the eyes of Eugene Allen—a White House butler who served eight presidents over the course of thirty-four years.

During the presidencies of Harry Truman to Ronald Reagan, Eugene Allen was a butler in the most /5(). Butler is a popular last name in both England and Ireland. The name came to Ireland during the Anglo-Norman invasion led by Richard de Clare, better known as Strongbow in the 12th century.

Spelling variations of this family name include: Butler, Buttlar, Büttner, Butlers, Butlern, Butlen, Butlinck, Buttler and many more.

Early Notables of the Butler family (pre ) More information is included under the topic Early Butler Notables in all our PDF Extended.

A Guggenheim and National Endowment for the Humanities fellow and a writer for the Washington Post, Wil Haygood has been described as a cultural is the author of a trio of iconic biographies.

His King of the Cats: The Life and Times of Adam Clayton Powell, Jr., told the story of the enigmatic New York congressman and was named a New York Times Notable Book of the Year/5(). The Butler family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between and The most Butler families were found in the USA in In there were Butler families living in Ontario.

This was about 48% of all the recorded Butler's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Butler families in Check out these famous quotes & facts from history & culture, read articles and get the latest news on any famous person you are interested in on Biography.

Butler Family History | Find Genealogy Records & Family Crest Butler Genealogy & History. Butler has, more or less, four origins, though two are closely related. In England, a butler was a servant who handled the wine cellar, from the Norman butuiller.

Boutilier, a cognate, was. The most prominent members of the family were the patriarch, Pierce Butler (), who amassed the fortune; his grandson Pierce Mease Butler (); and the latter's wife, Fanny Kemble (), author of the influential antislavery book Journal of a Residence on a Georgian Plantation in ().

Samuel Butler >The English novelist and essayist Samuel Butler () was a critic of >established religious, social, and scientific ideas.

Samuel Butler was born on Dec. 4,in Langar, near Bingham, Nottinghamshire, the son of the local vicar. The Butler University Libraries make available the materials needed to support study, teaching, and research in all areas of intellectual endeavor pursued at Butler.

There are two libraries on campus. The Irwin Library includes the business; education and curriculum resources; liberal arts; and performing and fine arts collections. The Ruth Lilly Science Library houses materials supporting.

Page - His mind -• was stored," says a contemporary, " with a vast amount of " knowledge of the principles of jurisprudence, and he strove " to make his court the forum of the reason and spirit of the " law." The legislature of our State named a county in his honor in He married a Miss Chiles of Abbeville, SC, and two of his sons have represented Butler in the legislature.

BUTLER Meaning: "cup-bearer, butler, officer in charge of wine," from boteille "wine vessel, bottle" (see bottle (n.)). See definitions of butler. Butler, chief male servant of a household who supervises other employees, receives guests, directs the serving of meals, and performs various personal title originally applied to the person who had charge of the wine cellar and dispensed liquors, the name being derived from Middle English boteler (and various other forms), from Old French bouteillier, “bottle bearer.”.

By the late Middle Ages, biographies became less church-oriented in Europe as biographies of kings, knights, and tyrants began to appear. The most famous of such biographies was Le Morte d'Arthur by Sir Thomas book was an account of the life of the fabled King Arthur and his Knights of the Round ing Malory, the new emphasis on humanism during the Renaissance promoted a.

Butler County Historical Society Research Library West Diamond Street Butler, PA Website The Society includes: Hundreds of books pertaining to Butler County's history, businesses, churches, schools, and families as well as Butler High School Yearbooks from and various yearbooks from other county high schools.

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Learn more about Octavia E. Butler, author of Patternmaster, Dawn and Parable of the Sower, among other works, at Her novels blended science fiction with African-American : TJMS’ own Sybil Wilkes interviews Wil Haygood, writer at The Washington Post and author of “The Butler: A Witness to History.” The book details the life of long-time White House butler, Eugene Allen.

Allen served as White House butler from the Truman administration to the Reagan administration. History. Butler was built in – and was designed by James Gamble Rogers in the Neoclassical new library was funded by Edward Harkness, a Columbia alumnus who was also donor of Yale's residential college system and Harvard's houses.

Originally called "South Hall", in it was renamed for Nicholas Murray Butler, the president of Columbia University from –  medieval origin of the Butler name By Alton Rogers Ap at I am a descendant of gateway ancestors Mayflower Passenger Richard More and Rev.

William Skepper, both with well-documented noble ancestry.As history progressed, so did the scope of the butler's duties. Along about the Victorian age, the butler took over the duties of the steward of the earlier Elizabethan era.

Gradually, as more duties were assigned to the butler, he moved from a position of middle-ranking servant to the senior-most male servant in a household.