Early Origins of the Bonyllay family
Midlothian, where they held a family seat from ancient times.
Early History of the Bonyllay family
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Early Notables of the Bonyllay family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Bonyllay family to the New World and Oceana
Opportunity and land greeted those who made it all the way. Some had the opportunity to solidify their new freedom by fighting in the American War of Independence, while others went or stayed north as United Empire Loyalists. Recently, the ancestors of those brave settlers have been able to recover much of their heritage through Clan societies and other patriotic organizations. A thorough examination of passenger and immigration lists has disclosed evidence of many early immigrants of the name Bonyllay: Alexander Bonaley who settled in Virginia in 1624.
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