Is your name Fleming or Le Fleming? Can you trace your Flemings back to Cumberland, Westmorland or Lancashire? Are you descended from the New Zealand Le Flemings?

... if so, you may be interested in learning more about this family, who originated in Flandern; settled and became important in Cumbria; and emigrated to New Zealand.

These pages will give you a brief overview on the Le Flemings and Rydal Hall, that became the seat for many generations of the family.

You may also wish to buy and read Ann Galbraith's "The Flemings of Rydal Hall", describing the history of this interesting family.