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The place name, from which the Bottin family take their surname arrived in Scotland with the Viking settlers. The first to use Bottin as a name no doubt lived on the lands of Bowden, in Roxburghshire where the family held lands since the early Middle Ages.

Bottin Early Origins



The surname Bottin was first found in Cheshire, where they held a family seat from very early times, and were granted lands by Duke William of Normandy, their liege Lord, for their distinguished assistance at the Battle of Hastings in 1066. They were originally of Bodin in Normandy.

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Bottin Spelling Variations


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Bottin Spelling Variations



Few standards of spelling and translation existed in the Middle Ages. spelling variations, are thus, an extremely common occurrence in records of ancient Scottish names. Over the years, Bottin has been spelled Bowden, Bouden, Boulden, Bouldene, Bolden, Boldane, Boldan, Boden, Bodden and many more.

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Bottin Early History


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Bottin Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Bottin research. Another 354 words (25 lines of text) covering the years 1150 and 1296 are included under the topic Early Bottin History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Bottin Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Bottin Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Bottin Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Bottin In Ireland


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Bottin In Ireland



Some of the Bottin family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 95 words (7 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Bottin Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • Thomas Bottin, aged 9, who arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Avalanche" in 1875
  • Emma Bottin, aged 7, who arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Avalanche" in 1875
  • Peter Bottin, aged 5, who arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Avalanche" in 1875

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