Early Origins of the Rolond family
The surname Rolond 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
from early times and their first records appeared on the early census rolls taken by the early Kings of Scotland
to determine the rate of taxation of their subjects.
Early History of the Rolond family
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Rolond Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Rolland, Roland, Rowland, Rowlands, Rowlandson, Rolan and many more.
Early Notables of the Rolond family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Rolond family to Ireland
Some of the Rolond family moved to Ireland
, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.Another 270 words (19 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 Rolond family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Francis Roland, who settled in Virginia in 1656; John Roland arrived in Philadelphia in 1804; John Rollands arrived in Virginia in 1653; Daniel Rowland settled in Virginia in 1653.