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Harriott Early Origins



The surname Harriott was first found in Midlothian where they held a family seat from early times and held the lands of Heriot, and were found there as early as 1164, when Henry of Heriot witnessed a document by Joceline, the Bishop of Glasgow.

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Harriott Spelling Variations


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Harriott Spelling Variations



Although the name, Harriott, appeared in many references, from time to time, the surname was shown with the spellings Herriot, Heriot, Harriet, Hariet, Herriott, Harriott and many more.

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Harriott Early History


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Harriott Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Harriott research. Another 251 words (18 lines of text) covering the years 1221, 1424, 1450, 1537, 1563, 1624, 1759, and 1839 are included under the topic Early Harriott History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Harriott Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Harriott Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 34 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Harriott Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Gradually becoming disenchanted with life in Ireland many of these uprooted families sailed aboard the armada of sailing ships known as the "White Sails" which plied the stormy Atlanti c. These overcrowded ships often arrived with only 60 to 70% of their original passenger list, many dying of cholera, typhoid, dysentery or small pox. In North America, some of the first immigrants who could be considered kinsmen of the Harriott family name Harriott, or who bore a variation of the surname were

Harriott Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Ambrose Harriott, who arrived in Maryland in 1673

Harriott Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • David Harriott, who landed in Maryland in 1743

Harriott Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • N S Harriott, who arrived in San Francisco, California in 1850
  • E. C. Harriott, aged 29, who emigrated to the United States, in 1892
  • A.W. Harriott, aged 54, who emigrated to America, in 1894
  • Elizabeth Harriott, aged 29, who landed in America, in 1896

Harriott Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Daniel F. Harriott, aged 41, who settled in America from Turks Island, in 1908
  • Florentius Harriott, aged 64, who emigrated to the United States from Paget, Bermuda, in 1909
  • Daniel F. Harriott, aged 43, who emigrated to the United States, in 1910
  • Alice C. Harriott, aged 43, who landed in America, in 1910
  • Alice M. Harriott, aged 16, who emigrated to the United States, in 1910
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Harriott (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Harriott (post 1700)



  • Claude Harriott (b. 1981), Jamaican-born, American football defensive end in the UFL
  • James Harriott, American politician, Mayor of Perth Amboy, New Jersey, 1844
  • Alexis Wynns Harriott (b. 1835), American politician, U.S. Consular Agent in Salt Cay, 1863-88, 1911
  • Ainsley Harriott (b. 1957), English celebrity chef and television presenter
  • John Edward Harriott (1797-1866), English-born, Canadian fur trader, Chief Factor for the Hudson's Bay Company, Saskatchewan District
  • Derrick Clinton Harriott (b. 1939), Jamaican reggae musician and record producer
  • Joseph Arthurlin "Joe" Harriott (1928-1973), Jamaican jazz musician

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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Mills, A.D. Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4).
    2. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    3. Bede, The Venerable. Historia Ecclesiatica Gentis Anglorum (The Ecclesiastical History Of the English People). Available through Internet Medieval Sourcebook the Fordham University Centre for Medieval Studies. Print.
    4. Shirley, Evelyn Philip. Noble and Gentle Men of England Or Notes Touching The Arms and Descendants of the Ancient Knightley and Gentle Houses of England Arranged in their Respective Counties 3rd Edition. Westminster: John Bowyer Nichols and Sons, 1866. Print.
    5. The Norman People and Their Existing Descendants in the British Dominions and the United States Of America. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0636-X).
    6. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    7. Shaw, William A. Knights of England A Complete Record from the Earliest Time to the Present Day of the Knights of all the Orders of Chivalry in England, Scotland, Ireland and Knights Bachelors 2 Volumes. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print. (ISBN 080630443X).
    8. Foster, Joseph. Dictionary of Heraldry Feudal Coats of Arms and Pedigrees. London: Bracken Books, 1989. Print. (ISBN 1-85170-309-8).
    9. Hanks, Hodges, Mills and Room. The Oxford Names Companion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-19-860561-7).
    10. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin, Eds. Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
    11. ...

    The Harriott Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Harriott Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 2 November 2015 at 09:31.

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