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Where did the Scottish Denoon family come from? What is the Scottish Denoon family crest and coat of arms? When did the Denoon family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Denoon family history?The old family name Denoon is thought to have derived from the place name Dunoon (Dunomhainn in Gaelic), located in Argyll and Bute, Scotland, on the Firth of Clyde.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Denoon, Dennin, Denning, Denune, Dunnoon, Dunoon, Denoone and many more.
First found in Ross-shire (Gaelic: Siorrachd Rois) a former county, now part of the Council Areas of Highland and Western Isles in Northern Scotland, which emerged from the Gaelic lordship of the Earl of Ross, where they held a family seat from very ancient times, some say well before the Norman Conquest and the arrival of Duke William at Hastings in 1066 A.D.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Denoon research. Another 226 words(16 lines of text) covering the years 1255, 1265, 1296, and 1606 are included under the topic Early Denoon History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Denoon Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Denoon Settlers in the United States in the 18th Century
The Denoon Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Denoon Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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