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Early Origins of the larmour family


The surname larmour was first found in Berwickshire on the English Scottish border where they held a family seat for many, many centuries.

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Early History of the larmour family

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Early History of the larmour family


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our larmour research.
Another 151 words (11 lines of text) covering the years 1620, 1686 and 1659 are included under the topic Early larmour History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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larmour Spelling Variations

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larmour Spelling Variations


Although the name, larmour, appeared in many references, from time to time, the surname was shown with the spellings Armour, Armor, Lamor, Lamour, Armer, Larmer, Aarmour, Larrimer, Armourer and many more.

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Early Notables of the larmour family (pre 1700)

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Early Notables of the larmour 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 larmour family to Ireland

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Migration of the larmour family to Ireland


Some of the larmour family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
Another 129 words (9 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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Migration of the larmour family to the New World and Oceana

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Migration of the larmour family to the New World and Oceana


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 cholera, typhoid, dysentery or small pox. In North America, some of the first immigrants who could be considered kinsmen of the larmour family name larmour, or who bore a variation of the surname were 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.

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The larmour Motto

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The larmour Motto


The motto was originally a war cry or slogan. Mottoes first began to be shown with arms in the 14th and 15th centuries, but were not in general use until the 17th century. Thus the oldest coats of arms generally do not include a motto. Mottoes seldom form part of the grant of arms: Under most heraldic authorities, a motto is an optional component of the coat of arms, and can be added to or changed at will; many families have chosen not to display a motto.

Motto: Cassis tutissima virtus
Motto Translation: Virtue is the safest helmet.


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