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Early Origins of the Glenne family
family seat from early times. The Glen family name is derived from the ancient word "glean" meaning a small valley. The name was first found in the lands of Glen in the parish of Traquair in Peeblesshire, Scotland. The Chief of the family, Colban, received his lands of Quilte in a legacy from the Queen, which was later confirmed by Robert the Bruce in the following year, 1329.
Early History of the Glenne family
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Glenne Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Glen, Glenn, Glenne and others.
Early Notables of the Glenne family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Glenne family to Ireland
Some of the Glenne family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Migration of the Glenne family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Glenne Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
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