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personal name Roul. It was also a habitational name derived from a place so named in Roxburghshire.
Early Origins of the Rulle family
Roxburghshire 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 Rulle family
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Rulle Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Rule, Wrule, Roul, Rulle, Roulle, Roull and others.
Early Notables of the Rulle family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Rulle family to Ireland
Some of the Rulle family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. More information about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Rulle family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: William Rule, who settled in St. Christopher in 1635; Dorothy Rule and her husband came to Virginia in 1639; Anthony Rule, who came to Virginia sometime between 1671 and 1672.
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