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McIlwaine Early Origins



The surname McIlwaine 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.

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McIlwaine Spelling Variations


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McIlwaine Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: MacIlvean, MacIlvane, MacIlvenna, MacIlwain, MacIlwaine and many more.

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McIlwaine Early History


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McIlwaine Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our McIlwaine research. Another 192 words (14 lines of text) covering the years 1500 and 1546 are included under the topic Early McIlwaine History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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McIlwaine Early Notables (pre 1700)


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McIlwaine Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early McIlwaine Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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McIlwaine In Ireland


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McIlwaine In Ireland



Some of the McIlwaine family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 236 words (17 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: James, John, Neil, Patrick, William MacIlvain all arrived in Philadelphia between 1840 and 1860; Alexander, Charles, Daniel, John, Mary, Owen MacIlvaine all arrived in Philadelphia between 1840 and 1860.

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Contemporary Notables of the name McIlwaine (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name McIlwaine (post 1700)



  • William B. McIlwaine, American politician, Member of Virginia State Senate 29th District, 1904-05
  • J. S. McIlwaine, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1912
  • Ellen McIlwaine (b. 1945), American guitarist, singer and songwriter
  • John "Johnny" McIlwaine (1904-1980), Scottish footballer
  • Richard Johnston McIlwaine (b. 1950), former English cricketer
  • Garry David McIlwaine (b. 1944), former Australian politician

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Magnusson, Magnus. Chambers Biographical Dictionary 5th edition. Edinburgh: W & R Chambers, 1990. Print.
    2. Fairbairn,. Fairbain's book of Crests of the Families of Great Britain and Ireland, 4th Edition 2 volumes in one. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1968. Print.
    3. Le Patourel, John. The Norman Empire. New York: Oxford University Press, 1976. Print. (ISBN 0-19-822525-3).
    4. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    5. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    6. Martine, Roddy, Roderick Martine and Don Pottinger. Scottish Clan and Family Names Their Arms, Origins and Tartans. Edinburgh: Mainstream, 1992. Print.
    7. Scots Kith and Kin And Illustrated Map Revised 2nd Edition. Edinburgh: Clan House/Albyn. Print.
    8. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    9. Prebble, John. The Highland Clearances. London: Secker & Warburg, 1963. Print.
    10. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
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    The McIlwaine Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The McIlwaine 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.

    This page was last modified on 10 November 2015 at 11:18.

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