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Lontie Early Origins



The surname Lontie was first found in Fife, 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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Lontie Spelling Variations


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Lontie Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Lundy, Lundie and others.

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Lontie Early History


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Lontie Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Lontie research. Another 189 words (14 lines of text) covering the years 1178, 1489, 1546, 1558, 1496, 1500 and 1498 are included under the topic Early Lontie History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Lontie Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Lontie Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 42 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Lontie Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Lontie In Ireland


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Lontie In Ireland



Some of the Lontie family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 103 words (7 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included 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 or some of its variants were: Richard Lundy, who settled in Boston in 1676; John Lundy arrived in New York State in 1804. Lundy's Lane near Niagara Falls, Ontario, was the site of the famous battle of 1812 and was named after local settlers. Benjamin Lundy (1789-1839) was an American abolitionist who lived in Ohio..

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Motto


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Motto



The motto was originally a war cry or slogan. Mottoes first began to be shown with arms in the 14th and 15th centuries, but were not in general use until the 17th century. Thus the oldest coats of arms generally do not include a motto. Mottoes seldom form part of the grant of arms: Under most heraldic authorities, a motto is an optional component of the coat of arms, and can be added to or changed at will; many families have chosen not to display a motto.

Motto: Dei dono sum quod sum
Motto Translation: By the bounty of God, I am what I am.


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Lontie Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Catholic Directory For Scotland. Glasgow: Burns Publications. Print.
    2. Moody David. Scottish Family History. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1994. Print. (ISBN 0806312688).
    3. Scots Kith and Kin And Illustrated Map Revised 2nd Edition. Edinburgh: Clan House/Albyn. Print.
    4. Donaldson, Gordon and Robert S. Morpeth. Who's Who In Scotish History. Wales: Welsh Academic Press, 1996. Print. (ISBN 186057-0054).
    5. Barrow, G.W.S Ed. The Charters of David I The Written Acts of David I King of Scots, 1124-53 and of His Son Henry, Earl of Northumerland, 1139-52. Woodbridge: The Boydell Press, 1999. Print.
    6. Moncrieffe, Sir Ian of That Ilk and Don Pottinger. Clan Map Scotland of Old. Edinburgh: Bartholomew and Son, 1983. Print.
    7. Browne, James. The History of Scotland it's Highlands, Regiments and Clans 8 Volumes. Edinburgh: Francis A Niccolls & Co, 1909. Print.
    8. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    9. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    10. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
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    The Lontie Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Lontie 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 3 July 2013 at 13:45.

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