Scotland were the first to use the name Inkster. It was derived from Ingsgar, a Viking Chieftain who settled in the Shetland Islands in the 9th century.
Early Origins of the Inkster family
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 Inkster family
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Inkster Spelling Variations
spelling variations of Inkster include Inkster, Inghster, Inkstar, Ingster, Ingstar and others.
Early Notables of the Inkster family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Inkster family to the New World and Oceana
In their new home, Scots found land and opportunity, and some even fought for their new freedom in the American War of Independence. Some, who remained loyal to the crown went north to Canada as United Empire Loyalists. In this century, the ancestors of both of these groups have begun recovering their illustrious national heritage through Clan societies and other Scottish historical organizations. Early immigration and passenger lists indicate many people bearing the Inkster name:
Inkster Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
Inkster Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century
Inkster Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century
Contemporary Notables of the name Inkster (post 1700)
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