Carstarphen History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Carstarphen family
The surname Carstarphen was first found in Midlothian
, where they held a family seat
in their territories. The Pictish influence on Scottish history diminished after Kenneth Macalpine became King of all Scotland
. But those east coast families still played an important role in government and were more accessible to Government than their western highland counterparts.
Early History of the Carstarphen family
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Carstarphen Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Corstophine, Carstarphen, Carstophine, Carstophene, Carstrphen, Corstophen and many more.
Early Notables of the Carstarphen family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Carstarphen family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Robert Corstorphen and his sons John and James, who all arrived in Virginia in 1746; and George Corstorphine, who came to Barbados between the years 1806-1834..
Contemporary Notables of the name Carstarphen (post 1700)
- N. B. Carstarphen, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1952; Louisiana Democratic State Chair, 1955 CITATION[CLOSE]
The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 12) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
Carstarphen Family Crest Products
- ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 12) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html