MacCumber History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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The MacCumber surname comes from the Gaelic MacComaidh, which is in turn from MacThomaidh or MacThom. The same Gaelic names have often been Anglicized Thomson.
Early Origins of the MacCumber family
The surname MacCumber was first found in Perthshire (Gaelic: Siorrachd Pheairt) former county in the present day Council Area of Perth and Kinross, located in central Scotland, where they held a family seat from very ancient times.
Important Dates for the MacCumber family
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MacCumber Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: MacComb, MacCombe, MacCombie, MacCombs, MacCome, MacComie, McCome, McKComb, Mackcome, McComey and many more.
Early Notables of the MacCumber family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the MacCumber family to Ireland
Some of the MacCumber family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Migration of the MacCumber family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: John Maccome, who settled in Virginia in 1653; Alexander MacComb, who came to New York in 1774; Mary MacComb settled in Charles Town [Charleston], South Carolina in 1763.
Contemporary Notables of the name MacCumber (post 1700)
- Walter S. MacCumber, American politician, Candidate for New York State Assembly from Erie County 4th District, 1920 
- ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 12) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html