The Carscadden family take their name from the ancient village of Garscadden, now a suburb of Glasgow near Drumchapel.
Early Origins of the Carscadden family
The surname Carscadden was first found in Dumbartonshire
, where they held a family seat
, some say before the 12th century. This ancient village of Garscadden is now a north western suburb of Glasgow near Drumchapel. The family name is from those ancient Clan
lands to which the family gave their name.
Early History of the Carscadden family
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Carscadden Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Kiscadden, Kisscadden, Garscadden, Gearscadden, Kearscadden, Gerscadden, Kerscadden, Carscadden, Carescadden, Carcadden, Carcaden, Corscadden, Corscaddan, Kirskadden and many more.
Early Notables of the Carscadden family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Carscadden family to Ireland
Some of the Carscadden family moved to Ireland
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Migration of the Carscadden family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Mathew Carcadon who arrived in Carolina in 1717.
Contemporary Notables of the name Carscadden (post 1700)
- C. O. Carscadden, Canadian Chairman of the public school board, Brampton, Ontario in 1949
- Thomas Carscadden, Canadian principal of Galt Collegiate Institute and Vocational School, Ontario in 1884