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The rugged west coast of Scotland and the desolate Hebrides islands are the ancestral home of the Egelischind family. Their name indicates that the original bearer lived in the old Barony of Eaglesham in the county of Renfrew (now part of the Strathclyde region), Scotland, which originated in the 13th century.

Egelischind Early Origins



The surname Egelischind was first found in Renfrewshire (Gaelic: Siorrachd Rinn Frił), a historic county of Scotland, today encompassing the Council Areas of Renfrew, East Renfrewshire, and Iverclyde, in the Strathclyde region of southwestern Scotland, where they held a family seat from very ancient times.

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Egelischind Early History


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Egelischind Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Egelischind research. Another 357 words (26 lines of text) covering the years 1200, 1239, 1200, 1296, 1300, 1323, 1335, 1616 and 1616 are included under the topic Early Egelischind History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Egelischind Spelling Variations


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Egelischind Spelling Variations



Spelling and translation were not standardized practices until the last few centuries. Spelling variations are extremely common among early Scottish names. Egelischind has been spelled Eaglesham, Eagleson, Egglesham, Eglischane and others.

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Egelischind Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Egelischind Early Notables (pre 1700)



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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



The hardy Scots who made the crossing settled all along the east coast of North America and in the great west that was just then opening up. At the time of the American War of Independence, many United Empire Loyalists moved north from the American colonies to Canada. Scottish national heritage became better known in North America in the 20th century through highland games and other patriotic events. An examination of immigration records and passenger ship lists revealed that people bearing the name Egelischind arrived in North America very early: Mr. Eagleson landed in Boston Massachusetts in 1768.

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