Early Origins of the Latto family
The surname Latto was first found in Ayrshire
(Gaelic: Siorrachd Inbhir Àir), formerly a county in the southwestern Strathclyde region of Scotland
, that today makes up the Council Areas of South, East, and North Ayrshire
, where they held a family seat
on the lands of Lathis from very early times. The first recorded Chief of the name was Thomas Laithis "of that Ilk.".
Early History of the Latto family
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Latto Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Latto, Latton, Lawtie, Laithis, Lautie, Latta, Lattay, Lathes, Lawta, Lawty, Lawtye, Lawtay, Lathis and many more.
Early Notables of the Latto family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Latto family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Latto Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Alexander and William Latto, who settled in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1828
Contemporary Notables of the name Latto (post 1700)
- Bill Latto, American football coach
- Gordon John Latto (b. 1958), former Scottish professional ice hockey player
- David Latto, Scottish Town Clerk of Dundee
- Dr. Douglas Latto, Scottish Chairman, British Safety Council
- Pauline Latto, Paralympic athlete from Great Britain
- Gordon Latto (1911-1998), British President of the International Vegetarian Union from 1971-1990
Historic Events for the Latto family
- Mr. Harold W Latto, British Able Seaman, who sailed into battle on the HMS Prince of Wales and survived the sinking CITATION[CLOSE]
HMS Prince of Wales Crew members. (Retrieved 2014, April 9) . Retrieved from http://www.forcez-survivors.org.uk/biographies/listprincecrew.html