Gullion History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Gullion family
The surname Gullion was first found in East Lothian, where they held a family seat on the English/Scottish border. After the Norman Conquest of England many of Duke William's rebellious Barons moved north. The border became a convenient but turbulent no-man's land where the persecuted Many were given land by King Malcolm Canmore and later by King David of Scotland. Some were native Scots. In the 16th century they became known as the 'unruly clans'. The name was first recorded in Scotland in Gullen in the parish of Dirleton in East Lothian.
Early History of the Gullion family
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Gullion Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Gullan, Gulland, Gullane, Gullen, Golin, Golen, Gulen and many more.
Early Notables of the Gullion family (pre 1700)
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In the United States, the name Gullion is the 13,770th most popular surname with an estimated 2,487 people with that name. 
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Gullion Settlers in United States in the 19th Century