Scobee History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Scobee family
The surname Scobee was first found in Perthshire
(Gaelic: Siorrachd Pheairt) former county in the present day Council Area of Perth and Kinross, located in central Scotland
, where they held a family seat
from early times and their first records appeared on the census rolls taken by the ancient Kings of Scotland
to determine the rate of taxation of their subjects.
Early History of the Scobee family
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Scobee Spelling Variations
Early Notables of the Scobee family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Scobee family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Nathaniel Scobie settled in Boston Massachusetts in 1820; Jane Scobie and her husband settled in New York State in 1822.
Contemporary Notables of the name Scobee (post 1700)
- Joshua Taylor "Josh" Scobee (b. 1982), American NFL football placekicker
- Francis Richard "Dick" Scobee (1939-1986), American spacecraft commander on STS 51-L (Challenger) which blew up 72 seconds into the launch, eponym of Scobee, the lunar crater CITATION[CLOSE]
NASA Astronauts Homepage. (Retrieved 2010, September 27) Francis Scobee. Retrieved from http://www.jsc.nasa.gov/Bios/htmlbios/scobee.html
Scobee Family Crest Products
- ^ NASA Astronauts Homepage. (Retrieved 2010, September 27) Francis Scobee. Retrieved from http://www.jsc.nasa.gov/Bios/htmlbios/scobee.html