Vikings. The ancestors of the Hemings family lived in the Orkneys, where the family was found since the early Middle Ages.
Early Origins of the Hemings family
family seat from early times.
Early History of the Hemings family
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Early Notables of the Hemings family (pre 1700)
Clan from early times was John Heminges (sometimes spelled Heming or Heminge) (1566-1630), an actor in the King's Men, the playing company for which William Shakespeare wrote. He was also co-editor of the First Folio, the collected plays of Shakespeare, published in 1623 and financial manager for the...
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Migration of the Hemings family to Ireland
Some of the Hemings family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Migration of the Hemings family to the New World and Oceana
Opportunity and land greeted those who made it all the way. Some had the opportunity to solidify their new freedom by fighting in the American War of Independence, while others went or stayed north as United Empire Loyalists. Recently, the ancestors of those brave settlers have been able to recover much of their heritage through Clan societies and other patriotic organizations. A thorough examination of passenger and immigration lists has disclosed evidence of many early immigrants of the name Hemings: Samuel Hemming settled in New England in 1698; Thomas Heming settled in Virginia in 1654; Joe Heming settled in Virginia in 1635.
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