Origins Available: Irish, Scottish
Flanders The name came to Ireland with the Anglo-Norman settlers that followed the Strongbow led invasions of 1171 and 1172.
The Flemyng name is derived from the Old French word "flamanc," which means a " Flemish person" or simply a "Fleming."
Early Origins of the Flemyng family
Early History of the Flemyng family
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Early Notables of the Flemyng family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Flemyng family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Elizabeth Fleming, who arrived in Virginia in 1650; Christopher Fleming, who settled in Virginia in 1653; James, John, Joseph, Martin, Richard, Samuel, Thomas, and William Fleming who all came to Philadelphia Pa. between 1840 and 1860. The following works may prove helpful for further research: ".
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