Early Origins of the Harreld family
The surname Harreld was first found in Argyllshire
(Gaelic erra Ghaidheal), the region of western Scotland
corresponding roughly with the ancient Kingdom of Dál Riata, in the Strathclyde region of Scotland
, now part of the Council Area of Argyll and Bute
, 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.
Early History of the Harreld family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Harreld research.Another 149 words (11 lines of text) covering the years 168 and 1685 are included under the topic Early Harreld History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Harreld Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Harold, Harald, Harrell, Hirrell, Hurrell and others.
Early Notables of the Harreld family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Harreld family to Ireland
Some of the Harreld family moved to Ireland
, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.Another 39 words (3 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Harreld family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Patrick, Paul, and William Harold who arrived in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania between 1800 and 1860.
Contemporary Notables of the name Harreld (post 1700)
- William Kemper Harreld (1885-1971), African American concert violinist
- John William Harreld (1872-1950), American Republican politician, U.S. Representative from Oklahoma 5th District, 1919-21; U.S. Senator from Oklahoma, 1921-27; Delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1924 CITATION[CLOSE]
The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 7) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
- John William Harreld (1872-1950), United States Representative and Senator from Oklahoma