Scotland was the first to use the name Montieth. They lived in Monteith in the southwest of the county of Perth.
Early Origins of the Montieth family
Perthshire (Gaelic: Siorrachd Pheairt) former county in the present day Council Area of Perth and Kinross, located in central 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.
Early History of the Montieth family
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Montieth Spelling Variations
spelling variations were the result. Over the years, the name Montieth has been spelled Monteath, Monteith, Menteath, Menteth, Menteith and others.
Early Notables of the Montieth family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Montieth family to the New World and Oceana
In such difficult times, Ireland, Australia, and North America looked like better homes for many Scots. The trips were expensive and grueling, but also rewarding, as the colonies were havens for those unwelcome in the old country. That legacy did not die easily, though, and many were forced to fight for their freedom in the American War of Independence. The Scottish legacy has resurface in more recent times, though, through Clan societies, highland games, and other organizations. Immigration and passenger lists have shown many early immigrants bearing the old Scottish name of Montieth:
Montieth Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
Montieth Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
Contemporary Notables of the name Montieth (post 1700)
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