Scotland were the first to use the name Ballentyne. The Ballentyne family lived in Lanarkshire, where the family was found since the early Middle Ages.
Early Origins of the Ballentyne family
Lanarkshire (Gaelic: Siorrachd Lannraig) a former county in the central Strathclyde region of Scotland, now divided into the Council Areas of North Lanarkshire, South Lanarkshire, and the City of Glasgow, where they had been settled from ancient times.
Early History of the Ballentyne family
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Ballentyne Spelling Variations
hundred years. Before that time, scribes spelled according to sound, often varying the spelling of name within a single document. Ballentyne has appeared as Ballentine, Ballantyne, Ballantine, Ballentyne, Bannentyne, Bannantyne, Ballanden, Ballanden, Ballendine, Ballendyne, Ballentine and many more.
Early Notables of the Ballentyne family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Ballentyne family to Ireland
Some of the Ballentyne family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Migration of the Ballentyne family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Ballentyne Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century
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