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Spelling variations of this family name include: de Marney, Marney, Marnie, Marny, Marny, Marnet, Marnay, Marner and many more.
First found in Essex where they held a family seat. They were descended from the great and noble Marinni (Mareigni or Mairinni) family of Calvados, in the arrondisement of Bayeux in Normandy where Gwerri de Marinni in 1166 held half a knight's fee at Adam de Port of Mapledurwell. Robert de Mareigni was granted lands in Essex in 1168. About this time the family name changed to de Marny. William held in 1207 and 1284.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Marnie research. Another 237 words (17 lines of text) covering the years 1525, 1513, 1523, 1494, 1621, 1319, 1400, 1369, 1371, 1376, 1377, 1379, 1380, 1382, 1383, 1384, 1386 and 1390 are included under the topic Early Marnie History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 79 words (6 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Marnie Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Louis Marney settled in New York in 1798; Adrian Marner settled in Virginia in 1638; Richard Marner settled in Virginia in 1701.
The Marnie Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Marnie 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.
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