Bardsley, C.W, A Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames: With Special American Instances. Wiltshire: Heraldry Today, 1901. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-44-6)
Early Origins of the Rowntry family
Cumberland 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 Britain to determine the rate of taxation of their subjects.
Early History of the Rowntry family
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Rowntry Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Rowntree, Rountree, Rowantree and others.
Early Notables of the Rowntry family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Rowntry family to Ireland
Some of the Rowntry family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Migration of the Rowntry family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Thomas Rowntree, who settled in South Carolina in 1674; Elizabeth Roundtree, who arrived in Virginia in 1686; James R. Rowntree, who came to Philadelphia in 1798.
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