larmore History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the larmore family
The surname larmore was first found in Berwickshire on the English Scottish border where they held a family seat for many, many centuries.
Important Dates for the larmore family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our larmore research. Another 76 words (5 lines of text) covering the years 1620, 1686 and 1659 are included under the topic Early larmore History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
larmore Spelling Variations
During the era when a person's name, tribe and posterity was one of his most important possessions, many different spellings were found in the archives examined. larmore occurred in many references, and spelling variations of the name found included Armour, Armor, Lamor, Lamour, Armer, Larmer, Aarmour, Larrimer, Armourer and many more.
Early Notables of the larmore family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst the family name during their early history was William Armorer of Cumberland; and Sir Nicholas Armorer (c.1620-1686), was a Royalist army officer during the English Civil...
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Migration of the larmore family to Ireland
Some of the larmore family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
Another 69 words (5 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the larmore family
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 Atlantic. These overcrowded ships often arrived with only 60 to 70% of their original passenger list, many dying of illness and the elements, were buried at sea. In North America, early immigrants bearing the family name larmore, or a spelling variation of the surname include: James Armour settled in New England in 1685; followed by Jane in 1820; John Armour settled in New Castle County Delaware in 1855; Joseph, Robert, and Thomas, settled in 1822.