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Applegate Family History

Applegate Surname With John Edward Beyl marrying Edna Mae Applegate, this gives me a whole new line of ancestors to research.  My initial search on the Applegate surname looks promising. I did a quick search on Ancestry.com to find the origin of the surname Applegate.  It appears to be a variant of Applegarth which seems to come from the northern Middle English word gate or road. Fortunately, Ancestry seems to have hundreds of thousands of records for the Applegate surname […]