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Moyniss Early Origins



The surname Moyniss was first found in Nairnshire (Gaelic: Siorrachd Inbhir Narann) in northern Scotland, today part of the Council Area of Highland, where they held a family seat from ancient times.

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Moyniss Spelling Variations


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Moyniss Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Moyness, Moynes, Moyns, Motheys, Mutheys and others.

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Moyniss Early History


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Moyniss Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Moyniss research. Another 167 words (12 lines of text) covering the years 1295, 1360, 1430, 1468 and 1629 are included under the topic Early Moyniss History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Moyniss Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Moyniss Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Moyniss Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Moyniss In Ireland


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Moyniss In Ireland



Some of the Moyniss family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 71 words (5 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included 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 or some of its variants were: Thomas Moynes, who settled in Victoria County, Ontario in 1815. Isaac Moynes was recorded there in 1830; John Moynes in 1860; and Jane Moynes in 1890..

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Burke, Sir Bernard. Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage and Baronetage, The Privy Council, Knightage and Compainonage. London: Burke Publishing, 1921. Print.
    2. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    3. Leeson, Francis L. Dictionary of British Peerages. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-1121-5).
    4. Fulton, Alexander. Scotland and Her Tartans: The Romantic Heritage of the Scottish Clans and Families. Godalming: Bramley, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-86283-880-0).
    5. Markale, J. Celtic Civilization. London: Gordon & Cremonesi, 1976. Print.
    6. Moncrieffe, Sir Ian of That Ilk and David Hicks. The Highland Clans The Dynastic Origins, Cheifs and Background of the Clans. New York: C.N. Potter, 1968. Print.
    7. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    8. 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.
    9. Browne, James. The History of Scotland it's Highlands, Regiments and Clans 8 Volumes. Edinburgh: Francis A Niccolls & Co, 1909. Print.
    10. Innes, Thomas and Learney. Scots Heraldry A Practical Handbook on the Historical Principles and Mordern Application of the Art and Science. London: Oliver and Boyd, 1934. Print.
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    The Moyniss Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Moyniss 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 7 July 2014 at 11:14.

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