Limond History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Limond family
The surname Limond was first found in Brittany, originally Armorica in ancient times, where the family has been a prominent family for centuries, and held a family seat with lands and manor. The family were well established in the region of Dol and several members of the family distinguished themselves through their contributions toward the community in which they lived and were rewarded with lands, titles and letters patent confirming their nobility.
Important Dates for the Limond family
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Limond Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Limont, Limond, Limon, Limonot, Limondin, Limonier, Lelimonier, Limondain, Limons, Lemont and many more.
Early Notables of the Limond family (pre 1700)
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Limond migration to the United States
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Typical Limond Emigration from the United Kingdom to North America
Limond Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- James Limond, who settled in Ohio in 1832
- William Limond, who settled in Ohio in 1832
- John Limond, who settled in Mississippi in 1836
- John Limond, who arrived in Mississippi in 1836 
Contemporary Notables of the name Limond (post 1700)
- Major-General David Limond C.B. (1831-1895), British soldier of the Royal Engineers (Bengal)
- Willie Limond (b. 1979), Scottish professional boxer who has 40 wins in 45 fights, former British and Commonwealth light welterweight champion
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