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Scotland Early Origins



The surname Scotland was first found in Kinross-shire, 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.

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Scotland Spelling Variations


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Scotland Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Scotland, Scottland, Scotlan and others.

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Scotland Early History


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Scotland Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Scotland research. Another 199 words (14 lines of text) covering the years 117 and 1178 are included under the topic Early Scotland History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Scotland Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Scotland Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Scotland 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



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Scotland Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

Scotland Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • James Scotland settled in Virginia in 1774
  • Robert Scotland settled in Maryland in 1775

Scotland Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Richard Scotland arrived in New York State in 1820

Scotland Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

Scotland Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • Sarah Scotland arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Black Eagle" in 1861
  • Andrew Scotland, aged 29, a labourer, arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Resolute" in 1865
  • Mary Scotland, aged 28, arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Resolute" in 1865
  • John Scotland arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Winterthur" in 1866
  • Walter Scotland, aged 30, a pattern maker, arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Rakaia" in 1878
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Scotland (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Scotland (post 1700)



  • Jan Scotland, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1988
  • Joe "Old Forty-Five" Scotland (b. 1882), African-American baseball center fielder in the Negro Leagues who played from 1914 to 1919
  • Patricia Janet Scotland (b. 1955), Baroness Scotland of Asthal, a Labour Party life peer, Shadow Attorney General (2010-2011), Attorney General for England and Wales (2007-2010), Advocate General for Northern Ireland in 2010, Attorney General for Northern Ireland (2007-2010)
  • Jason Scotland (b. 1979), Trinidad and Tobago footballer

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Scotland Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Black, George F. The Surnames of Scotland Their Origin, Meaning and History. New York: New York Public Library, 1946. Print. (ISBN 0-87104-172-3).
    2. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    3. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    4. Skene, William Forbes Edition. Chronicles of the Picts, Chronicles of the Scots and Other Early Memorials of Scottish History. Edinburgh: H.M. General Register House, 1867. Print.
    5. Burke, John Bernard Ed. The Roll of Battle Abbey. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    6. Donaldson, Gordon and Robert S. Morpeth. Who's Who In Scotish History. Wales: Welsh Academic Press, 1996. Print. (ISBN 186057-0054).
    7. Moody David. Scottish Family History. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1994. Print. (ISBN 0806312688).
    8. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    9. Browne, James. The History of Scotland it's Highlands, Regiments and Clans 8 Volumes. Edinburgh: Francis A Niccolls & Co, 1909. Print.
    10. Chadwick, Nora Kershaw and J.X.W.P Corcoran. The Celts. London: Penguin, 1970. Print. (ISBN 0140212116).
    11. ...

    The Scotland Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Scotland Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 6 December 2016 at 15:33.

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