Early Origins of the Bonnalay family
Midlothian, where they held a family seat from ancient times.
Early History of the Bonnalay family
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Bonnalay Spelling Variations
spelling variations result from the fact that medieval scribes spelled words and names alike according to their sounds. Bonnalay has been spelled Bonally, Bonelly, Bonallo, Bonalo, Bonaly, Bonnella, Bonela, Bonello and many more.
Early Notables of the Bonnalay family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Bonnalay family to the New World and Oceana
The colonies on the fertile east coast of North America soon had many farms run by Scots. These hardy settlers provided a backbone for the great nations of the United States and Canada that would emerge in the next centuries. Early North American immigration records have revealed a number of people bearing the Scottish name Bonnalay or a variant listed above, including: Alexander Bonaley who settled in Virginia in 1624.
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