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The name Robertome was first used by the ancient Strathclyde-Briton people of the Scottish/English Borderlands. The first Robertome family lived in Lanarkshire.

Robertome Early Origins



The surname Robertome 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 in Roberton from very ancient times. The name was given by Robert, brother of Lambin, about the year 1220, often confused with Robertson, this name appears to be as old as if not older than the Robertsons of Struan.

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Robertome Spelling Variations


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Robertome Spelling Variations



Surnames that evolved in Scotland in the Middle Ages often appear under many spelling variations. These are due to the practice of spelling according to sound in the era before dictionaries had standardized the English language. Robertome has appeared as Roberton, Robertoun, Robertown and others.

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Robertome Early History


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Robertome Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Robertome research. Another 213 words (15 lines of text) covering the years 1296, 1329, 1390, 1408, 1487, 1600, 1672, 1590 and 1664 are included under the topic Early Robertome History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Robertome Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Robertome Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 18 words (1 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Robertome 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 North American colonies beckoned, with their ample land and opportunity as their freedom from the persecution suffered by so many Clan families back home. Many Scots even fought against England in the American War of Independence to gain this freedom. Recently, clan societies have allowed the ancestors of these brave Scottish settlers to rediscover their familial roots. Among them: John Roberton who arrived in Philadelphia in 1829.

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