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Harrold Early Origins



The surname Harrold was first found in Argyllshire (Gaelic erra Ghaidheal), the region of western Scotland corresponding roughly with the ancient Kingdom of Dál Riata, in the Strathclyde region of Scotland, now part of the Council Area of Argyll and Bute, 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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Harrold Spelling Variations


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Harrold Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Harold, Harald, Harrell, Hirrell, Hurrell and others.

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Harrold Early History


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Harrold Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Harrold research. Another 149 words (11 lines of text) covering the years 168 and 1685 are included under the topic Early Harrold History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Harrold Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Harrold Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 18 words (1 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Harrold Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Harrold In Ireland


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Harrold In Ireland



Some of the Harrold family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 39 words (3 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included 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



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Harrold Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • John Harrold, who landed in Virginia in 1655

Harrold Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • William Harrold, who landed in Virginia in 1703

Harrold Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • James Harrold, who arrived in New York, NY in 1811
  • Hugh Harrold, who landed in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1844

Harrold Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century

  • John Harrold, who landed in Nova Scotia in 1749

Harrold Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century

  • Charles Harrold, aged 40, a labourer, arrived in Saint John, New Brunswick aboard the ship "Cupid" in 1834
  • Daniel Harrold, aged 18, arrived in Saint John, New Brunswick aboard the ship "Prudence" in 1838
  • Mr. John Harrold, aged 17 who emigrated to Canada, arriving at the Grosse Isle Quarantine Station in Quebec aboard the ship "Henrietta Mary" departing from the port of Cork, Ireland but died on Grosse Isle on October 3rd, 1847 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Charbonneau, André, and Doris Drolet-Dubé. A Register of Deceased Persons at Sea and on Grosse Île in 1847. The Minister of Canadian Heritage, 1997. ISBN: 0-660-198/1-1997E (p. 32)

Harrold Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • James Harrold, English convict from London, who was transported aboard the "Argyle" on March 5th, 1831, settling in Van Diemen's Land, Australia [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Library of Queensland. (Retrieved 2015, January 8) Argyle voyage to Van Diemen's Land, Australia in 1831 with 251 passengers. Retrieved from http://www.convictrecords.com.au/ships/argyle/1831
  • William Harrold arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Glen Huntley" in 1849
  • Henry Harrold arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Gipsy Queen" in 1850
  • Jane Harrold arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Gipsy Queen" in 1850
  • Oliver Harrold arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Gipsy Queen" in 1850
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Harrold (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Harrold (post 1700)



  • Lieutenant-General Thomas Leonard Harrold (1902-1973), American Commandant of National War College (1958-1961)
  • Lieutenant General Thomas Leonard Harrold (1902-1973), American commander of the 9th Armored Division
  • Orville Harrold (1878-1933), American operatic tenor and musical theatre actor
  • Kathryn Harrold (b. 1950), American television and movie actress
  • Peter Jacob Harrold (b. 1983), American ice hockey defenseman
  • Winfield S. Harrold, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1916
  • Simon Harrold, American politician, Member of Pennsylvania State House of Representatives from Beaver County, 1899-1900
  • Ethel Harrold, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1980
  • Chris W. Harrold, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1916
  • Mrs. C. C. Harrold, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1924
  • ... (Another 1 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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  1. ^ Charbonneau, André, and Doris Drolet-Dubé. A Register of Deceased Persons at Sea and on Grosse Île in 1847. The Minister of Canadian Heritage, 1997. ISBN: 0-660-198/1-1997E (p. 32)
  2. ^ State Library of Queensland. (Retrieved 2015, January 8) Argyle voyage to Van Diemen's Land, Australia in 1831 with 251 passengers. Retrieved from http://www.convictrecords.com.au/ships/argyle/1831

Other References

  1. Burke, John Bernard Ed. The Roll of Battle Abbey. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  2. 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).
  3. Innes, Thomas and Learney. Scots Heraldry A Practical Handbook on the Historical Principles and Mordern Application of the Art and Science. London: Oliver and Boyd, 1934. Print.
  4. Scots Kith and Kin And Illustrated Map Revised 2nd Edition. Edinburgh: Clan House/Albyn. Print.
  5. 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).
  6. Urquhart, Blair Edition. Tartans The New Compact Study Guide and Identifier. Secauccus, NJ: Chartwell Books, 1994. Print. (ISBN 0-7858-0050-6).
  7. Burke, Sir Bernard. Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage and Baronetage, The Privy Council, Knightage and Compainonage. London: Burke Publishing, 1921. Print.
  8. Martine, Roddy, Roderick Martine and Don Pottinger. Scottish Clan and Family Names Their Arms, Origins and Tartans. Edinburgh: Mainstream, 1992. Print.
  9. Chadwick, Nora Kershaw and J.X.W.P Corcoran. The Celts. London: Penguin, 1970. Print. (ISBN 0140212116).
  10. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
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The Harrold Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Harrold 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 15 November 2016 at 16:18.

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