Although the surname Angland is a common English name, the surname itself is ultimately of Irish origin. It was derived from the Gaelic "O'hAnglninn," a patronymic
surname meaning "son of Anglninn." This name is in turn thought to be derived from Gaelic word "anglonn," which means "hero" or "champion."
Early Origins of the Angland family
The surname Angland was first found in County Cork
(Irish: Corcaigh) the ancient Kingdom of Deis Muin (Desmond), located on the southwest coast of Ireland
in the province of Munster
, where records show them, beginning at the end of the 15th century.
Early History of the Angland family
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Angland Spelling Variations
Early Notables of the Angland family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Angland family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Ruth Anglin came to Virginia in 1635; while Philip Anglin landed in Jamaica in 1776. Daniel Anglin, 55; William Anglin, 22; Kitty Anglin, 19; and Patrick Anglin, 15.