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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. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    2. Dorward, David. Scottish Surnames. Glasgow: Harper Collins, 1995. Print.
    3. Warner, Philip Warner. Famous Scottish Battles. New York: Barnes and Noble, 1996. Print. (ISBN 0-76070-004-4).
    4. Leyburn, James Graham. The Scotch-Irish A Social History. Chapel Hill: UNC Press, 1962. Print. (ISBN 0807842591).
    5. Scots Kith and Kin And Illustrated Map Revised 2nd Edition. Edinburgh: Clan House/Albyn. Print.
    6. Urquhart, Blair Edition. Tartans The New Compact Study Guide and Identifier. Secauccus, NJ: Chartwell Books, 1994. Print. (ISBN 0-7858-0050-6).
    7. Bradford, William. History of Plymouth Plantation 1620-1647 Edited by Samuel Eliot Morrison 2 Volumes. New York: Russell and Russell, 1968. Print.
    8. Browne, James. The History of Scotland it's Highlands, Regiments and Clans 8 Volumes. Edinburgh: Francis A Niccolls & Co, 1909. Print.
    9. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
    10. Catholic Directory For Scotland. Glasgow: Burns Publications. 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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