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Bunthirn Early Origins



The surname Bunthirn was first found in Northumberland where the name was originally Bontaveron. They moved north into Scotland where they settled about 1300 in Fife.

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Bunthirn Early History


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Bunthirn Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Bunthirn research. Another 181 words (13 lines of text) covering the years 1548, 1617, 1643 and 1680 are included under the topic Early Bunthirn History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Bunthirn Spelling Variations


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Bunthirn Spelling Variations



The name Bunthirn, appeared in many references, and from time to time, the surname was spelt Bonthron, Bonthrone, Bontaverone, Bontavern, Bonthorne, Bonthorn, Bonython and many more.

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Bunthirn Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Bunthirn Early Notables (pre 1700)



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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



The New World beckoned as many of the settlers in Ireland, known as the Scotch/Irish, became disenchanted. They sailed aboard the armada of sailing ships known as the "White Sails" which plied the stormy Atlantic. Some called them, less romantically, the "coffin ships." Amongst the early settlers who could be considered kinsmen of the Bunthirn family, or who bore a variation of the surname Bunthirn were Richard Bonython who settled in Maine in 1629.

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