Rendon History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the Rendon family
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.
Early History of the Rendon family
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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.
Early Notables of the Rendon family (pre 1700)
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Rendon migration to the United States +
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 Atlantic. 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, who arrived in New Orleans, La in 1831 
- Juan G Rendon, aged 35, who arrived in New Orleans, La in 1843 
- Lino Rendon, who arrived in Puerto Rico in 1860 
- I Rendon, aged 40, who 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 
Contemporary Notables of the name Rendon (post 1700) +
- Del Rendon (1965-2005), American musician from Starkville, Mississippi
- 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
Related Stories +
- ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
- ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 21) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html