It was in the Scottish/English Borderlands that the Strathclyde-Briton people first used the ancient name Patrykson. It was a name for someone who lived in
in 1066 A.D.
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Scribes in Medieval Scotland
spelled names by sound rather than any set of rules, so an enormous number of spelling variations
exist in names of that era. Patrykson has been spelled Patrickson, Partickson, Patricksone, Patricksoun, Patryckson and many more.
The number of Strathclyde Clan
families sailing for North America increased steadily as the persecution continued. In the colonies, they could find not only freedom from the iron hand of the English government, but land to settle on. The American War of Independence
allowed many of these settlers to prove their independence, while some chose to go to Canada as United Empire Loyalists. Scots played essential roles in the forging of both great nations. Among them: George Patrickson who settled in Baltimore in 1790.