McCrindle History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the McCrindle family
The surname McCrindle was first found in Ayrshire
(Gaelic: Siorrachd Inbhir Àir), formerly a county in the southwestern Strathclyde region of Scotland
, that today makes up the Council Areas of South, East, and North Ayrshire
, 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.
Early History of the McCrindle family
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McCrindle Spelling Variations
of this family name include: MacCrindle, MacCrindell, MacCrindill and others.
Early Notables of the McCrindle family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the McCrindle family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: John MacCrindle arrived in Philadelphia in 1864.
Contemporary Notables of the name McCrindle (post 1700)
- Robert "Bob" McCrindle, Scottish centre-half footballer for Burslem Port Vale and Luton Town in the 1890s
- Alex McCrindle (1911-1990), British actor, best known for his role as General Jan Dodonna in Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
- Sir Robert Arthur McCrindle (1929-1998), English Conservative politician, Member of Parliament for Billericay (1970–1974) and Brentwood and Ongar (1974-1992)
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