Metheney History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Metheney family
The surname Metheney was first found in Champagne, where the family has been a prominent family for centuries, and held a family seat with lands and manor. The family were well established in the region of Ardennes/Marne and several members of the family distinguished themselves through their contributions toward the community in which they lived and were rewarded with lands, titles and letters patent confirming their nobility.
Important Dates for the Metheney family
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Metheney Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Matey, Mateu, Mathy, Mathay, Mathenay, Mathe, Mathey, Maathe, Mathei, Mattei, Mathei, Mathes and many more.
Early Notables of the Metheney family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Metheney family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: including many of the name who migrated to the New World from the mid 17th century onward.
Contemporary Notables of the name Metheney (post 1700)
- Twila S. Metheney, American Republican politician, Candidate for West Virginia State House of Delegates 32nd District, 1984 
- ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 12) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html