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ORian Early Origins



The surname ORian was first found in Aberdeenshire (Gaelic: Siorrachd Obar Dheathain), a historic county, and present day Council Area of Aberdeen, located in the Grampian region of northeastern Scotland, where they held a family seat in their territories. The Pictish influence on Scottish history diminished after Kenneth Macalpine became King of all Scotland. But those east coast families still played an important role in government and were more accessible to Government than their western highland counterparts. Allegiances were important to Scottish middle age survival. Later they held a family seat in the parish Kennay and Henry Owrum was elected a councillor of Aberdeen in 1479.

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ORian Early History


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ORian Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our ORian research. Another 185 words (13 lines of text) covering the years 1633, 1694, 1722, 1725 and 1745 are included under the topic Early ORian History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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ORian Spelling Variations


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ORian Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Orem, Orme, Orrem, Orum, Orun, Orumm, Oramm, Orunn, Orenn, Oren, Oram and many more.

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ORian Early Notables (pre 1700)


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ORian Early Notables (pre 1700)



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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: John Oram, who settled in Barbados in 1635; Archibald Oram, who settled in Virginia in 1666; Catherine Oram, who arrived in Jamaica in 1727; and Ann Oram, who arrived in Maryland in 1768..

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