Dinon History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Origins Available: English
Of all the Anglo-Saxon
names to come from Britain, Dinon is one of the most ancient. The name is a result of the original family having lived in Dinham, a hamlet in the county Monmouthshire.
Early Origins of the Dinon family
The surname Dinon was first found in Monmouthshire
where they held a family seat
from very ancient times, some say well before the Norman Conquest
and the arrival of Duke William at Hastings in 1066 A.D.
Early History of the Dinon family
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Dinon Spelling Variations
The first dictionaries that appeared in the last few hundred
years did much to standardize the English language. Before that time, spelling variations
in names were a common occurrence. The language was changing, incorporating pieces of other languages, and the spelling of names changed with it. Dinon has been spelled many different ways, including Dynham, Dinan, Dinham, Dinat, Dyneham and others.
Early Notables of the Dinon family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Dinon family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Dinon Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century
- Mrs. Mary Dinon, aged 44, a domestic servant, who arrived in South Australia in 1857 aboard the ship "Henry Moore"
Contemporary Notables of the name Dinon (post 1700)
- William P. Dinon, American Republican politician, Railroad work; Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1940, 1944 CITATION[CLOSE]
The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, December 11) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
Dinon Family Crest Products
- ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, December 11) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html