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The surname Lockaby was first found in Dumfriesshire (Gaelic: Siorrachd Dhùn Phris), a Southern area, bordering on England that today forms part of the Dumfries and Galloway 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.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Lockerby, Lockerbie, Locherby, Locherbie and others.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Lockaby research. Another 152 words (11 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Lockaby History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Lockaby Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: George Lockerbie settled in Philadelphia in 1812.
The Lockaby Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Lockaby Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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