Early Origins of the Twynam family
The surname Twynam was first found in Kirkcudbrightshire
(Gaelic: Siorrachd Chille Chuithbheirt), part of the present day Council Area of Dumfries and Galloway
, former county in Southwestern Scotland
, where they held a family seat
from very ancient times.
Early History of the Twynam family
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Twynam Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Twynholm, Twynholme, Twinam, Twinham, Twinholm, Twinholme, Twynham, Twynam, Twynhome, Twinhome, Twynhom, Twyinholm, Twyinholme, Twyinham, Twynnam, Twinnham, Twinnholm, Twinnham, Twinnhome, Twinnin, Twinnan and many more.
Early Notables of the Twynam family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Twynam family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Twynam Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- William Twynam, who settled in America in 1772
Twynam Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Robert Twynam, aged 26, who landed in America, in 1908
- William Twynam, aged 27, who emigrated to the United States, in 1922
- Mae Twynam, aged 25, who emigrated to America, in 1923
Contemporary Notables of the name Twynam (post 1700)
- Henry Twynam (1853-1899), English rugby union international player
- Ricky Twynam (b. 1982), Canadian professional (ITF) tennis player