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Where did the English Meston family come from? What is the English Meston family crest and coat of arms? When did the Meston family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Meston family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Marston, Marsden, Marson and others.
First found in Leicestershire 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.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: John and William Marston settled in Salem in 1630; Thomas and Mrs Marsden and children settled in Boston in 1769.
The Meston Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Meston 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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