Early Origins of the Lochy family
The surname Lochy was first found in Peeblesshire
(Gaelic: Siorrachd nam Pùballan), former county in South-central Scotland
, in the present day Scottish Borders Council Area, where they held a family seat
from early times and their first records appeared on the early census rolls taken by the early Kings of Britain to determine the rate of taxation of their subjects.
Early History of the Lochy family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Lochy research.Another 193 words (14 lines of text) covering the years 1565, 1616, 1527, 1602, 1679, 1660 and 1665 are included under the topic Early Lochy History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Lochy Spelling Variations
Early Notables of the Lochy family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst the family at this time was Lockie of Peebleshire; Rowland Lockey (c.
1565-1616), an English Baroque era painter and goldsmith, best known for his near life-size painting... Another 29 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Lochy Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Lochy family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Edward Lockey, who arrived in Virginia in 1667; Christopher Lockey, who settled in Maryland in 1668; Timothy Lockey, who settled in Maryland in 1668; Fraser, George, Henry, Thomas and Anne Lockey, who all settled in North Carolina in 1702.