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Where did the Irish Lynot family come from? What is the Irish Lynot family crest and coat of arms? When did the Lynot family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Lynot family history?The surname Lynot originated from a powerful family belonging to the Cambro- Normans, who settled in Ireland in the 13th century.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Lynnott, Lynott, Lynot and others.
First found in Connacht. The Lynots were a powerful Cambro-Norman family who settled in Connacht in the 13th century, and held vast lands. In 1585, their lands were significant enough to be recorded in the Composition Book of Connacht.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Lynot research. Another 258 words(18 lines of text) covering the year 1635 is included under the topic Early Lynot History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Lynot Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Martin Lynnot, who immigrated to Philadelphia in 1800. John Lynott arrived in Oswego, New York between 1834 and 1844; and Edward and Thomas Lynott landed in St. John, New Brunswick in 1852..
The Lynot Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Lynot 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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