Early Origins of the Lundyn family
The surname Lundyn was first found in Fife
, where they had settled after the Norman Conquest
. Early ancestors recorded in Normandy
were William, and Robert de Londres, who were registered in 1180. "The estate of Lundin, which formerly included the greater part of the parish, belonged to the Lundins from the time of David I. till the reign of William the Lion, King of of Lundin, which formerly included the greater part of Scotland
, when it passed, by marriage with the heiress of that family, into the possession of Robert, son of the monarch." CITATION[CLOSE]
Lewis, Samuel, A Topographical Dictionary of Scotland. Institute of Historical Research, 1848, Print.
Early History of the Lundyn family
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Lundyn Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Lundin, London, Lundon, Lunden, Londen, Lundyn and many more.
Early Notables of the Lundyn family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Lundyn family to Ireland
Some of the Lundyn family moved to Ireland
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Migration of the Lundyn family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Abigail and Ambrose London, who sailed to Maryland in 1665; Humphrey London, who sailed to Virginia in 1639; John London, who sailed to Virginia in 1636 and Peter London, who sailed to Virginia in 1703..
The Lundyn 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.