The surname Haldane was first found in East Lothian, where they held a family seat from very ancient times, some say well before the Norman Conquest and the arrival of Duke William at Hastings in 1066 A.D.
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Migration of the Haldane family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Haldane Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
Archibald Haldane, who arrived in Virginia in 1655
Haldane Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century
David Haldane, who arrived in Nova Scotia in 1749
Contemporary Notables of the name Haldane (post 1700)
James H. Haldane, American Democrat politician, Presidential Elector for New York, 1884 CITATION[CLOSE] The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 7) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
Harold A. Haldane, American politician, Candidate in Alaskan Independence primary for Governor of Alaska, 1998 CITATION[CLOSE] The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 7) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
Archibald Richard Burdon Haldane (1900-1982), Scottish social historian and writer social historian and author
Daniel Rutherford Haldane (1824-1887), Scottish physician, president of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
Richard Burdon Haldane KT, OM, PC, KC, FRS, FBA, FSA (1856-1928), 1st Viscount Haldane, Lord Chancellor and 'Father of the Territorial Army'
John Burdon Sanderson Haldane (1892-1964), British geneticist and evolutionary biologist awarded the Darwin Medal in 1952
Mr. James Cargill Haldane, American 2nd Class passenger from Boston, Massachusetts, USA, who sailed aboard the RMS Lusitania and survived the sinking CITATION[CLOSE] Lusitania Passenger List - The Lusitania Resource. (Retrieved 2014, March 6) . Retrieved from http://www.rmslusitania.info/lusitania-passenger-list/