Early Origins of the Hestand family
The surname Hestand was first found in Lanarkshire
(Gaelic: Siorrachd Lannraig) a former county in the central Strathclyde region of Scotland
, now divided into the Council Areas of North Lanarkshire
, South Lanarkshire, and the City of Glasgow, 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.
Early History of the Hestand family
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Hestand Spelling Variations
Early Notables of the Hestand family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Hestand family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: William Hastie who settled in New England
in 1685; Mary Hastie settled in Boston in 1848 with her husband and five children.
Contemporary Notables of the name Hestand (post 1700)
- H. R. Hestand, American politician, Mayor of Fort Smith, Arkansas, 1954-56 CITATION[CLOSE]
The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 12) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html