There are several places named Newland in Britain. It is unclear whether the Newlands surname was derived from a place name, or whether it was taken on by someone lived on some land only recently cultivated.
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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Notables of this surname at this time include: Robert Newlyn (1597-1688), an English clergyman and academic, President of Corpus Christi College, Oxford from 1640 to 1648; and Roger Newland of Newlands in Southampton who having failed... Another 36 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Newlands Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Some of the Newlands family moved to Ireland
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