The surname Mollis was first found in 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 held a family seat from early times and their first records appeared on the early census rolls taken by the early Kings of Scotland to determine the rate of taxation of their subjects.
Important Dates for the Mollis family
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Mollis Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Mollison, Molison, Mollyson, Molleson and others.
Early Notables of the Mollis family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Mollis family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Gilbert Molleson, who settled in Perth Amboy, NJ in 1699; and Thomas Molison settled in Maryland in 1731.
Contemporary Notables of the name Mollis (post 1700)
A. Ralph Mollis, American Democrat politician, Secretary of State of Rhode Island, 2007-