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Early Origins of the Farnin family


The surname Farnin was first found in Edinburghshire, a former county, now part of the Midlothian council area where they held a family seat from very early times.

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Early History of the Farnin family

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Early History of the Farnin family


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Another 311 words (22 lines of text) covering the years 1296, 1301, 1426, 1467, 1562, 1465, 1521, 1501, 1513, 1514 and are included under the topic Early Farnin History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Farnin Spelling Variations

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Farnin Spelling Variations


The name, Farnin, occurred in many references, and from time to time, it was spelt Forman, Foreman, Formon, Fourman and others.

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Early Notables of the Farnin family (pre 1700)

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Early Notables of the Farnin family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Farnin family to Ireland

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Migration of the Farnin family to Ireland


Some of the Farnin family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Migration of the Farnin family to the New World and Oceana

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Migration of the Farnin family to the New World and Oceana


The New World beckoned settlers from the Scottish-English borders. They sailed aboard the armada of sailing ships known as the "White Sails" which plied the stormy Atlantic. Some called them, less romantically, the "coffin ships." Among the early settlers bearing the Farnin surname who came to North America were:

Farnin Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Kath Farnin, aged 54, who arrived in New York in 1893 aboard the ship "City of Rome" from Greenock & Moville [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J6YQ-B2X : 6 December 2014), Kath Farnin, 02 Sep 1893; citing departure port Greenock & Moville, arrival port New York, ship name City of Rome, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

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  1. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J6YQ-B2X : 6 December 2014), Kath Farnin, 02 Sep 1893; citing departure port Greenock & Moville, arrival port New York, ship name City of Rome, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

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