Dittan History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Dittan family
The surname Dittan was first found in Lancashire
at Ditton, a township, in the parish and union of Prescot, hundred
of West Derby. "The manor was held, in the reign of Edward III., by various families, of whom Thomas de Ditton performed suit and service to the county and wapentake
for a fourth part." CITATION[CLOSE]
Lewis, Samuel, A Topographical Dictionary of England. Institute of Historical Research, 1848, Print.
Early History of the Dittan family
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Dittan Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Ditton, Diton, Dytton, Dyton, Dighton and others.
Early Notables of the Dittan family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Dittan family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: the name represented in many forms and recorded from the mid 17th century in the great migration from Europe. Migrants settled in the eastern seaboard from Newfoundland, to Maine, to Virginia, the Carolinas, and to the islands..
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- ^ Lewis, Samuel, A Topographical Dictionary of England. Institute of Historical Research, 1848, Print.