Origins Available: English, Irish, Scottish
Breton personal name, derived from element "cam," meaning "bent," or "crooked;" or perhaps from the herb called "cummin" (cumin). Or the name may have come from the place name Comines, in Flanders, Northern France.
Early Origins of the Cummin family
Norfolk, Lincolnshire, and Yorkshire in England, in the 12th and 13th centuries. Robert of Comyn (Comines,) a noble who accompanied William the Conqueror in 1066 and was made Earl of Northumberland. Today Commins is a small hamlet in Denbighshire and Commins Coch is a small village in the county of Powys, Wales.
Early History of the Cummin family
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Cummin Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Cumin, Cumins, Cumine, Cummin, Cummins, Cummine, Comings, Comins, Commin and many more.
Early Notables of the Cummin family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Cummin family to Ireland
Some of the Cummin family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Migration of the Cummin family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Cummin Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
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