Featherstone One Name Study

Featherstone surname study registered with the Guild of One Name Studies

Featherstone Castle

The Featherstone Castle is located 3 miles southwest of Haltwhistle in Northumberland, England. Many family members think of the castle as a symbol of the family although not all Featherstones descend from the Castle Featherstones. Image copyright Paul Featherstone 2004.


Welcome to the Featherstone Society genealogy pages. We encourage all Featherstone descendants to join us in the quest to identify all Featherstone family members in the history of the world. No information on living individuals will be shown on our pages.

This site is owned by the Featherstone Society. Contributions to the our records come from the research of society leaders and members worldwide.

We invite Featherstone descendants to join the Society and participate in the collection of our ancestral knowledge and stories.

You will find two important trees containing data Southern England comes from fellow Guild member Paul R Featherstone and the main which tries to cover the whole world, but if you are looking it places south of the wash in England go for the more up to date Southern England Tree

If you use the option on the drop down Find button you have the option to search all tree's

The Society works to trace all spellings of the Featherstone surname, such as Featherstone, Featherston, Fetherstone, Featherstonhaugh and others.

See the Featherstone and Parkinson Blazons article by Richard Parkinson for details that subject.

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