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Rendon Early Origins



The surname Rendon was first found in Berwickshire 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.

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Rendon Spelling Variations


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Rendon Spelling Variations



The name Rendon, appeared in many references, and from time to time, the surname was spelt Renton, Wrenton, Rentin, Renten, Wrenten, Wrentin and others.

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Rendon Early History


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Rendon Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Rendon research. Another 280 words (20 lines of text) covering the years 1165, 1235, 1296, 1330, and 1590 are included under the topic Early Rendon History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Rendon Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Rendon Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Rendon Notables 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



The New World beckoned as many of the settlers in Ireland, known as the Scotch/Irish, became disenchanted. They sailed aboard the armada of sailing ships known as the "White Sails" which plied the stormy Atlanti c. Some called them, less romantically, the "coffin ships." Amongst the early settlers who could be considered kinsmen of the Rendon family, or who bore a variation of the surname Rendon were

Rendon Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • John Rendon, who landed in New Orleans, La in 1813
  • Luis Rendon, aged 30, arrived in New Orleans, La in 1831
  • Juan G Rendon, aged 35, arrived in New Orleans, La in 1843
  • Lino Rendon, who arrived in Puerto Rico in 1860
  • I Rendon, aged 40, arrived in New Orleans, La in 1861

Rendon Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Emiliano Rendon, who landed in Texas in 1910
  • Lazaro Rendon, who landed in Texas in 1910
  • Manuel Rendon, who landed in Texas in 1911

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Contemporary Notables of the name Rendon (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Rendon (post 1700)



  • Del Rendon (1965-2005), American musician
  • Cecil P. Rendon, American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1932
  • Bruce R. Rendon, American Republican politician, Member of Michigan State House of Representatives 103rd District; Elected 2012
  • María Cecilia Chacón Rendon, Bolivian lawyer, political scientist
  • John Jairo Toro Rendon (b. 1958), retired Colombian football referee
  • James Aurelio Rendon (b. 1985), Columbian race walker
  • Ana María Rendon (b. 1986), female athlete from Colombia who competes in archery

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    2. Mills, A.D. Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4).
    3. Lennard, Reginald. Rural England 1086-1135 A Study of Social and Agrarian Conditions. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1959. Print.
    4. Skordas, Guest. Ed. The Early Settlers of Maryland an Index to Names or Immigrants Complied from Records of Land Patents 1633-1680 in the Hall of Records Annapolis, Maryland. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1968. Print.
    5. Shaw, William A. Knights of England A Complete Record from the Earliest Time to the Present Day of the Knights of all the Orders of Chivalry in England, Scotland, Ireland and Knights Bachelors 2 Volumes. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print. (ISBN 080630443X).
    6. Weis, Frederick Lewis, Walter Lee Sheppard and David Faris. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 7th Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0806313676).
    7. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    8. Library of Congress. American and English Genealogies in the Library of Congress. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1967. Print.
    9. Leeson, Francis L. Dictionary of British Peerages. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-1121-5).
    10. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    11. ...

    The Rendon Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Rendon 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 2 November 2016 at 23:50.

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