Aillyncrome History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

The roots of the name Aillyncrome are found among the Strathclyde-Briton people of the ancient Scottish/English Borderlands. Aillyncrome was originally found in Roxburghshire (Borders) at Ancrum, a small village which had earlier been called Alncromb, which literally meant "a bend in the river Ale."

Early Origins of the Aillyncrome family

The surname Aillyncrome was first found in Dumbartonshire, where they held a family seat in the lands of Ancrum from about the 11th century.

Early History of the Aillyncrome family

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Aillyncrome Spelling Variations

It is only in the last few hundred years that rules have developed and the process of spelling according to sound has been abandoned. Scottish names from before that time tend to appear under many different spelling variations. Aillyncrome has been spelled Ancram, Ancrum, Ancrumb, Anckrum, Ancromb, Allyncrum, Alncrum, Alyncrome, Allyncom and many more.

Early Notables of the Aillyncrome family (pre 1700)

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Migration of the Aillyncrome family

Unwelcome in their beloved homeland, many Scots sailed for the colonies of North America. There, they found land and freedom, and even the opportunity to make a new nation in the American War of Independence. These Scottish settlers played essential roles in the founding of the United States, and the shaping of contemporary North America. Among them: William Ancrum who settled in Charles Town [Charleston], South Carolina in 1766. on Facebook