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Lokey Early Origins



The surname Lokey was first found in Peeblesshire (Gaelic: Siorrachd nam Płballan), 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.

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Lokey Spelling Variations


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Lokey Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Lockie, Lockey, Locky and others.

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Lokey Early History


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Lokey Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Lokey 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 Lokey History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Lokey Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Lokey Early Notables (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 Lokey Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Lokey Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Annie Lokey, aged 17, who emigrated to America, in 1896
  • Ethel Lokey, aged 22, who emigrated to the United States, in 1896
  • Irene Lokey, aged 16, who settled in America, in 1896

Lokey Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Ethel Lokey, aged 28, who landed in America from Canal Zone, in 1907
  • Clarence Lokey, aged 24, who landed in America, in 1919
  • Robert J. Lokey, aged 35, who emigrated to the United States, in 1919
  • James Lokey, aged 22, who landed in America, in 1924

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Contemporary Notables of the name Lokey (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Lokey (post 1700)



  • Chuck Lokey, American politician, Representative from Tennessee 5th District, 1994
  • William M. Lokey, American Station Manager at Palmer Station in 1975, eponym of Lokey Peak, Antarctica
  • Lorry I. Lokey (b. 1927), American businessperson and philanthropist, founder of Business Wire (1961)
  • William "Hicks" Lokey (1904-1990), American animator, best known for his work at Fleischer Studios
  • Derek Lokey (b. 1985), American football defensive tackle

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Lokey Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Innes, Thomas and Learney. Socts Heraldry A Practical Handbook on the Historical Principles and Modern Application of the Art of Science. London: Oliver and Boyd, 1934. Print.
    2. Chadwick, Nora Kershaw and J.X.W.P Corcoran. The Celts. London: Penguin, 1970. Print. (ISBN 0140212116).
    3. Bowman, George Ernest. The Mayflower Reader A Selection of Articales from The Mayflower Descendent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    4. Leeson, Francis L. Dictionary of British Peerages. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-1121-5).
    5. Holt, J.C. Ed. Domesday Studies. Woodbridge: Boydell, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0-85115-477-8).
    6. Leyburn, James Graham. The Scotch-Irish A Social History. Chapel Hill: UNC Press, 1962. Print. (ISBN 0807842591).
    7. Hinde, Thomas Ed. The Domesday Book England's Heritage Then and Now. Surrey: Colour Library Books, 1995. Print. (ISBN 1-85833-440-3).
    8. Burke, Sir Bernard. Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry Including American Families with British Ancestry 2 Volumes. London: Burke Publishing, 1939. Print.
    9. Black, George F. The Surnames of Scotland Their Origin, Meaning and History. New York: New York Public Library, 1946. Print. (ISBN 0-87104-172-3).
    10. Skordas, Guest. Ed. The Early Settlers of Maryland an Index to Names or Immigrants Complied from Records of Land Patents 1633-1680 in the Hall of Records Annapolis, Maryland. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1968. Print.
    11. ...

    The Lokey Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Lokey 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.

    This page was last modified on 19 October 2015 at 10:09.

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