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Multiple Origins for the Surname Crumb


Scottish


The rugged west coast of Scotland and the desolate Hebrides islands are thought to be the ancestral home of the ancestors of the Crumb family name. The Crumb surname is thought to be derived from the place named Crombie in the parish of Aucterless in the former county of Aberdeenshire. Crombie comes from the Gaelic "crom," which means "crooked." However, in some instances, bearers of this name are no doubt descended from Macilchrum.

Crumb Early Origins



The surname Crumb was first found in several areas of Scotland. The lands of Crummy, which belonged to the Abbey of Culross, Fifeshire, were built on land gifted by Malcolm, 7th Earl of Fife, in 1217. A John Crumme is on record in 1532, when he was excommunicated under letters of the Official of Lothian. Patrick Crummy of Carriden was keeper of the havens of Carriden in 1565.

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Crumb Spelling Variations


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Crumb Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Crum, Crumme, Crumb, Crummy, Crumney, Crommie, Cromby, Macilchrum, Mcilchrum, McCrum, McIChrilcrumie, McCrumie and many more.

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Crumb Early History


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Crumb Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Crumb research. Another 216 words (15 lines of text) covering the years 1450, 1477, 1503, 1516, 1541, 1600, 1653, 1677, 1786, and 1868 are included under the topic Early Crumb History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Crumb Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Crumb Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 20 words (1 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Crumb Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Crumb In Ireland


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Crumb In Ireland



Some of the Crumb family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 126 words (9 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Crumb Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century

  • Mr. Benjamin Crumb U.E. who settled in Canada c. 1783 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X
  • Mr. Benoni Crumb U.E. (b. 1760) born in Deerpark Township, Orange County, New York, USA who settled in Home District, Louth Township, Lincoln County, Ontario c. 1783 he served in the Indian Department and Butler's Rangers Regiment, married to Sarah Vollick in 1787 they had 7 children he died in 1816 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X
  • Mr. William Crumb U.E. who settled in Home District, [Niagara], Lincoln County, Ontario c. 1783 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X

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Contemporary Notables of the name Crumb (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Crumb (post 1700)



  • Charles Vincent Crumb Jr. (1942-1993), American artist, brother of Robert Crumb
  • David Crumb (b. 1962), American contemporary composer, son of composer George Crumb
  • Ann Crumb, American Tony Award nominated actress and singer, daughter of composer George Crumb
  • Robert Crumb (b. 1943), American comic book artist, creator of "Fritz the Cat"
  • George Henry Crumb (b. 1929), American composer
  • Wallace Raymond Crumb (1896-1973), American Republican politician, Mayor of Bristol, Connecticut, 1929-31; Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1936 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 2) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Wallace Bruce Crumb (1858-1938), American Democrat politician, Member of Connecticut State House of Representatives from Bristol, 1919-20; Defeated, 1920, 1922 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 2) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Leverett F. Crumb, American Republican politician, Westchester County Clerk, 1899; Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1916 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 2) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Alexander G. Crumb, American Republican politician, Presidential Elector for Rhode Island, 1900; Delegate to Republican National Convention from Rhode Island, 1908 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 2) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

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Citations



  1. ^ Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X
  2. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 2) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

Other References

  1. Shaw, William A. Knights of England A Complete Record from the Earliest Time to the Present Day of the Knights of all the Orders of Chivalry in England, Scotland, Ireland and Knights Bachelors 2 Volumes. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print. (ISBN 080630443X).
  2. Le Patourel, John. The Norman Empire. New York: Oxford University Press, 1976. Print. (ISBN 0-19-822525-3).
  3. Prebble, John. The Highland Clearances. London: Secker & Warburg, 1963. Print.
  4. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
  5. Bowman, George Ernest. The Mayflower Reader A Selection of Articales from The Mayflower Descendent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  6. Scarlett, James D. Tartan The Highland Textile. London: Shepheard-Walwyn, 1990. Print. (ISBN 0-85683-120-4).
  7. The Norman People and Their Existing Descendants in the British Dominions and the United States Of America. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0636-X).
  8. Skordas, Guest. Ed. The Early Settlers of Maryland an Index to Names or Immigrants Complied from Records of Land Patents 1633-1680 in the Hall of Records Annapolis, Maryland. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1968. Print.
  9. Browne, James. The History of Scotland it's Highlands, Regiments and Clans 8 Volumes. Edinburgh: Francis A Niccolls & Co, 1909. Print.
  10. Innes, Thomas and Learney. Scots Heraldry A Practical Handbook on the Historical Principles and Mordern Application of the Art and Science. London: Oliver and Boyd, 1934. Print.
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The Crumb Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Crumb Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

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