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Mobbs Early Origins



The surname Mobbs was first found in Kirkcudbrightshire (Gaelic: Siorrachd Chille Chuithbheirt), part of the present day Council Area of Dumfries and Galloway, former county in Southwestern Scotland, 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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Mobbs Spelling Variations


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Mobbs Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Mabbe, Mabee, Mabey, Mabie, Mabes and others.

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Mobbs Early History


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Mobbs Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Mobbs research. Another 175 words (12 lines of text) covering the year 1200 is included under the topic Early Mobbs History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Mobbs Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Mobbs Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Mobbs Notables 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 were:

Mobbs Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • John Mobbs, who landed in Virginia in 1662

Mobbs Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Thomas Mobbs, who arrived in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1876

Mobbs Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Fitz James Mobbs, who arrived in Arkansas in 1903

Mobbs Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • James Mobbs, English convict from Middlesex, who was transported aboard the "Asia" on April 1st, 1822, settling in New South Wales, Australia [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Library of Queensland. (Retrieved 2016, October 27) Asia 1 voyage to Van Diemen's Land, Australia in 1822 with 190 passengers. Retrieved from http://www.convictrecords.com.au/ships/asia/1822
  • Joseph Mobbs, aged 33, a labourer, arrived in South Australia in 1852 aboard the ship "Charlotte Jane"
  • James Mobbs, aged 21, a labourer, arrived in South Australia in 1856 aboard the ship "Nimroud"

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Contemporary Notables of the name Mobbs (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Mobbs (post 1700)




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Mobbs Family Crest Products


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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ State Library of Queensland. (Retrieved 2016, October 27) Asia 1 voyage to Van Diemen's Land, Australia in 1822 with 190 passengers. Retrieved from http://www.convictrecords.com.au/ships/asia/1822

Other References

  1. Warner, Philip Warner. Famous Scottish Battles. New York: Barnes and Noble, 1996. Print. (ISBN 0-76070-004-4).
  2. Magnusson, Magnus. Chambers Biographical Dictionary 5th edition. Edinburgh: W & R Chambers, 1990. Print.
  3. Burke, Sir Bernard. Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage and Baronetage, The Privy Council, Knightage and Compainonage. London: Burke Publishing, 1921. Print.
  4. Barrow, G.W.S Ed. The Charters of David I The Written Acts of David I King of Scots, 1124-53 and of His Son Henry, Earl of Northumerland, 1139-52. Woodbridge: The Boydell Press, 1999. Print.
  5. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Scotch Irish Pioneers In Ulster and America. Montana: Kessinger Publishing. Print.
  6. Skene, William Forbes Edition. Chronicles of the Picts, Chronicles of the Scots and Other Early Memorials of Scottish History. Edinburgh: H.M. General Register House, 1867. Print.
  7. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
  8. Le Patourel, John. The Norman Empire. New York: Oxford University Press, 1976. Print. (ISBN 0-19-822525-3).
  9. Paul, Sir James Balfour. An Ordinary of Arms Contained in the Public Register of All Arms and Bearings in Scotland Second Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1903. 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 Mobbs Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Mobbs 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 20 October 2016 at 03:38.

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