Scotland and the rocky Hebrides islands are the ancient home of the McPharlin family. The root of their name is the personal name Parlan, which is the Gaelic equivalent of Bartholomew. The Gaelic form of the name is Mac Pharlain.
Early Origins of the McPharlin family
Aberdeenshire (Gaelic: Siorrachd Obar Dheathain), a historic county, and present day Council Area of Aberdeen, located in the Grampian region of northeastern Scotland, where they were descended from the ancient Chief Allan, son of Farlane and settled in Strathdonn in Aberdeenshire about the 9th century.
Early History of the McPharlin family
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McPharlin Spelling Variations
Spelling variations are extremely common among early Scottish names. McPharlin has been spelled MacFarlane, MacFarlain, MacFarlan, MacFarland, MacParlan, MacParland, MacPartland, MacPartlin, MacPharlane, MacPharlin, MacPharlan and many more.
Early Notables of the McPharlin family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the McPharlin family to Ireland
Some of the McPharlin family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Migration of the McPharlin family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
McPharlin Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century
Contemporary Notables of the name McPharlin (post 1700)
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