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Where did the English Narron family come from? When did the Narron family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Narron family history?The Narron surname is a habitational name, taken on from any of several places, such as Northcott in Devon. These place names are derived from the Old English words "norš," meaning "north," and "cot," meaning a "cottage," or "shelter."
Spelling variations of this family name include: Northcott, Norcott, Norcutt, Northcutt, Northcote and others.
First found in Devon where they held a family seat from early times and their first records appeared on the early census rolls taken by the early kings of Britain to determine the rate of taxation of their subjects.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Narron research. Another 171 words(12 lines of text) covering the years 1100, 1587, 1570, 1632, 1599, 1676, 1640, 1676, 1628, 1688, 1710, 1743, 1730, 1743 and 1103 are included under the topic Early Narron History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 195 words(14 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Narron Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Anne Norcott, who settled in New England with her husband William in 1637; John Norcott settled in Virginia in 1698; William Northcott, who arrived settled in New England in 1669.
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