Picts. The Bolgie family lived in the lands of Bogie in the parish of Abboshall, Fifeshire. The name is a topographic or local surname, which was given to a family who held a barony or lands, had houses, manors or estates in that area.
Early Origins of the Bolgie family
Fife, where they had been anciently seated in the lands of Bolgyne from the earliest recorded Scottish settlers.
Early History of the Bolgie family
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Bolgie Spelling Variations
spelling variations. In various documents, Bolgie has been spelled Bogie, Boggie, Bolgie, Bolgy, Bogy and others.
Early Notables of the Bolgie family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Bolgie family to the New World and Oceana
The cruelties suffered under the new government forced many to leave their ancient homeland for the freedom of the North American colonies. Those who arrived safely found land, freedom, and opportunity for the taking. These hardy settlers gave their strength and perseverance to the young nations that would become the United States and Canada. Immigration and passenger lists have shown many early immigrants bearing the name Bolgie: John Bogie who arrived in Philadelphia in 1822.
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