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Attenstown Early Origins



The surname Attenstown was first found in Midlothian, an area that borders the Scottish Borders, East Lothian and the City of Edinburgh council areas, near MacMerry.

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Attenstown Early History


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Attenstown Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Attenstown research. Another 179 words (13 lines of text) covering the years 1200 and 1600 are included under the topic Early Attenstown History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Attenstown Spelling Variations


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Attenstown Spelling Variations



The name Attenstown, appeared in many references, and from time to time, the surname was spelt Adaistone, Adenston, Adiestoun, Adieston, Adistone, Adistone, Aldinston, Adingston and many more.

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Attenstown Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Attenstown Early Notables (pre 1700)



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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



The New World beckoned as many of the settlers in Ireland, known as the Scotch/Irish, became disenchanted. They sailed aboard the armada of sailing ships known as the "White Sails" which plied the stormy Atlantic. Some called them, less romantically, the "coffin ships." Amongst the early settlers who could be considered kinsmen of the Attenstown family, or who bore a variation of the surname Attenstown were Thomas Adinston who settled in Virginia in 1645.

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