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Newlands Surname History



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.


Early Origins of the Newlands family


The surname Newlands was first found in Devon where they held a family seat 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.

Early History of the Newlands family


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Newlands research.
Another 68 words (5 lines of text) covering the years 1469, 1597, 1688, 1640 and 1648 are included under the topic Early Newlands History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Newlands Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Newland, Newling, Newley, Nieland, Newlan and others.

Early Notables of the Newlands family (pre 1700)


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.

Migration of the Newlands family to Ireland


Some of the Newlands family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. More information about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Migration of the Newlands family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Newlands Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Joseph Newlands, who landed in New York in 1789 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Newlands Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • James B Newlands, who landed in New York in 1836 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • James Bimie Newlands, who arrived in America in 1850 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Newlands Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • Mr. John Newlands, (b. 1846), aged 29, Scottish settler travelling from Glasgow aboard the ship "Peter Denny" arriving in Bluff, Southland, South Island, New Zealand on 25th November 1875 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    New Zealand Yesteryears Passenger Lists 1800 to 1900 (Retrieved 26th March 2019). Retrieved from http://www.yesteryears.co.nz/shipping/passlist.html
  • Mr. Henry Newlands, (b. 1849), aged 30, Scottish farm labourer, from Linlithgow travelling from Clyde aboard the ship "Nelson" arriving in Invercargill, Southland, South Island, New Zealand on 28th August 1879 [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    New Zealand Yesteryears Passenger Lists 1800 to 1900 (Retrieved 17th October 2018). Retrieved from http://www.yesteryears.co.nz/shipping/passlist.html
  • Mrs. Christina Newlands, (b. 1851), aged 28, Scottish settler, from Linlithgow travelling from Clyde aboard the ship "Nelson" arriving in Invercargill, Southland, South Island, New Zealand on 28th August 1879 [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    New Zealand Yesteryears Passenger Lists 1800 to 1900 (Retrieved 17th October 2018). Retrieved from http://www.yesteryears.co.nz/shipping/passlist.html

Contemporary Notables of the name Newlands (post 1700)


  • Francis G. Newlands (1846-1917), United States Representative and Senator from Nevada, eponym of the Newlands Resolution
  • John Alexander Reina Newlands (1837-1898), English chemist who received the Davy medal from the Royal Society in recognition of his work
  • Anthony Newlands (1926-1995), British actor
  • George McLeod Newlands, Emeritus Professor of Divinity at the University of Glasgow

Suggested Readings for the name Newlands


  • Ancestors and Descendants of Jacob H. Mendenhall and his Wife Hannah W. Newlin from the First Emigrants, Benjamin Mendenhall, England, and Nathaniel Newlin, Ireland, to Chester County, Pennsylvania, 1683 by Lillian Mendenhall Powell Jacobs.

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Citations


  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  2. ^ New Zealand Yesteryears Passenger Lists 1800 to 1900 (Retrieved 26th March 2019). Retrieved from http://www.yesteryears.co.nz/shipping/passlist.html
  3. ^ New Zealand Yesteryears Passenger Lists 1800 to 1900 (Retrieved 17th October 2018). Retrieved from http://www.yesteryears.co.nz/shipping/passlist.html


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