from ancient times.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Bonilly research.Another 153 words (11 lines of text) covering the years 160 and 1600 are included under the topic Early Bonilly History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Few standards of spelling and translation existed in the Middle Ages. spelling variations
, are thus, an extremely common occurrence in records of ancient Scottish names. Over the years, Bonilly has been spelled Bonally, Bonelly, Bonallo, Bonalo, Bonaly, Bonnella, Bonela, Bonello and many more.
Land and opportunity greeted all those who made it across the Atlantic. These settlers and their children went on to play important roles in the forging of the great nations of the United States and Canada. Clan
societies and other Scottish organizations have preserved much of this heritage for the ancestors of those brave Scots. Immigration and passenger lists have documented the arrival of various people bearing the name Bonilly to North America: Alexander Bonaley who settled in Virginia in 1624.