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Where did the Irish Shovelin family come from? What is the Irish Shovelin family crest and coat of arms? When did the Shovelin family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Shovelin family history?The surname Shovelin is an Anglicization of the sept name O Sibhlen, which is now in modern Irish O Seibhleain.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Shevlin, Shevlan, Shevland, Shevlane, Shivlin and many more.
First found in County Offaly, where the principal sept of O Sibhlen was located. They were an important sept in that area until the Anglo- Norman invasion in the 12th century. There was also a sept of O Sibhlen of the Ui Fiachrach in Mayo.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Shovelin research. Another 216 words(15 lines of text) covering the years 1601, 1635, and 1665 are included under the topic Early Shovelin History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Shovelin Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Shovelin Settlers in the United States in the 19th Century
The Shovelin Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Shovelin 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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