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Where did the Scottish Olliff family come from? What is the Scottish Olliff family crest and coat of arms? When did the Olliff family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Olliff family history?

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Spelling variations of this family name include: Olive, Oliff, Oliffe, Oliph and others.

First found in Northampton, where they held a family seat from early times and their first records appeared on the census rolls taken by the ancient Kings of Britain to determine the rate of taxation of their subjects.


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This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Olliff research. Another 127 words(9 lines of text) covering the years 1086, 1635, 1692, 1684 and 1685 are included under the topic Early Olliff History in all our PDF Extended History products.

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Another 73 words(5 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Olliff Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.

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Some of the Olliff family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 39 words(3 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products.

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Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Olliff Settlers in United States in the 19th Century


  • William Olliff, aged 25, arrived in New York in 1812

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  • John Sheldon Olliff (1908-1951), English tennis player, author and sportsjournalist
  • Laurie Olliff, New Zealand rugby league player who represented his country in the 1960 World Cup
  • Arthur Sidney Olliff (1865-1895), Australian taxonomist, Government entomologist in New South Wales
  • Dr. Emmanuel Pétavel- Olliff (1836-1910), Swiss pastor and biblical scholar


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  4. 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.
  5. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
  6. 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.
  7. Martine, Roddy, Roderick Martine and Don Pottinger. Scottish Clan and Family Names Their Arms, Origins and Tartans. Edinburgh: Mainstream, 1992. Print.
  8. Bloxham, Ben. Key to Parochial Registers of Scotland From Earliest Times Through 1854 2nd edition. Provo, UT: Stevenson's Genealogical Center, 1979. Print.
  9. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
  10. Burke, John Bernard Ed. The Roll of Battle Abbey. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
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The Olliff Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Olliff 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 29 April 2015 at 07:51.

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