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Profyn History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms



The Profyn surname is a habitational name, taken on from a place name in Glasgow.

Early Origins of the Profyn family


The surname Profyn was first found in Lanarkshire (Gaelic: Siorrachd Lannraig) a former county in the central Strathclyde region of Scotland, now divided into the Council Areas of North Lanarkshire, South Lanarkshire, and the City of Glasgow, 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.

Early History of the Profyn family


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Profyn Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Provan, Provand, Provender, Proven and others.

Early Notables of the Profyn family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Profyn family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Thomas Provan who arrived in Philadelphia in 1890; John Provender settled in New England in 1663.

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