from ancient times.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Bonnellay research.Another 153 words (11 lines of text) covering the years 160 and 1600 are included under the topic Early Bonnellay History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Medieval scribes most often spelled names by the way they sounded. spelling variations
, are thus, very common in records dating from that time. Over the years, Bonnellay has been spelled Bonally, Bonelly, Bonallo, Bonalo, Bonaly, Bonnella, Bonela, Bonello and many more.
The Scottish settlers spread out along the fertile land of the east coast of what would become the United States and Canada. They and many of their children went on to play important roles in the forging of the great nations of the United States and Canada. That heritage has been recovered by many in this century through Clan
societies and other Scottish historical organizations. Archival documents indicate that members of the Bonnellay family relocated to North American shores quite early: Alexander Bonaley who settled in Virginia in 1624.