Early Origins of the Lybbertoun family
Midlothian where they held a family seat from early times, soon after the Norman Conquest in 1066 A.D.
Early History of the Lybbertoun family
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Lybbertoun Spelling Variations
The name Lybbertoun, appeared in many references, and from time to time, the surname was spelt Libberton, Liberton, Lyberton, Lybberton, Libbertoun, Libertoun, Lybertoun, Lybbertoun, Lebirton and many more.
Early Notables of the Lybbertoun family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Lybbertoun family to the New World and Oceana
The New World beckoned as many of the settlers in Ireland, known as the Scotch/Irish, became disenchanted. They sailed aboard the armada of sailing ships known as the "White Sails" which plied the stormy Atlantic. Some called them, less romantically, the "coffin ships." Amongst the early settlers who could be considered kinsmen of the Lybbertoun family, or who bore a variation of the surname Lybbertoun were D. Libberton who landed in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1796.
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