Dittun History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the Dittun family
The surname Dittun 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." 
Important Dates for the Dittun family
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Dittun Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Ditton, Diton, Dytton, Dyton, Dighton and others.
Early Notables of the Dittun family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Dittun family
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..
- ^ Lewis, Samuel, A Topographical Dictionary of England. Institute of Historical Research, 1848, Print.