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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, who settled in Virginia in 1774
  • Robert Scotland, who settled in Maryland in 1775

Scotland Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Richard Scotland, who arrived in New York State in 1820

Scotland Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Ellen Scotland, aged 22, a domestic servant, who arrived in South Australia in 1858 aboard the ship "Frenchman"

Scotland Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • Sarah Scotland, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Black Eagle" in 1861
  • Andrew Scotland, aged 29, a labourer, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Resolute" in 1865
  • Mary Scotland, aged 28, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Resolute" in 1865
  • John Scotland, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Winterthur" in 1866
  • Walter Scotland, aged 30, a pattern maker, who 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)



  • Joe "Old Forty-Five" Scotland (b. 1882), African-American baseball center fielder in the Negro Leagues who played from 1914 to 1919
  • Jan Scotland, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1988 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 13) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • 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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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 13) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

Other References

  1. Donaldson, Gordon and Robert S. Morpeth. Who's Who In Scotish History. Wales: Welsh Academic Press, 1996. Print. (ISBN 186057-0054).
  2. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
  3. Prebble, John. The Highland Clearances. London: Secker & Warburg, 1963. Print.
  4. Paul, Sir James Balfour. An Ordinary of Arms Contained in the Public Register of All Arms and Bearings in Scotland Second Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1903. Print.
  5. Hinde, Thomas Ed. The Domesday Book England's Heritage Then and Now. Surrey: Colour Library Books, 1995. Print. (ISBN 1-85833-440-3).
  6. Leyburn, James Graham. The Scotch-Irish A Social History. Chapel Hill: UNC Press, 1962. Print. (ISBN 0807842591).
  7. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
  8. Skordas, Guest. Ed. The Early Settlers of Maryland an Index to Names or Immigrants Complied from Records of Land Patents 1633-1680 in the Hall of Records Annapolis, Maryland. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1968. Print.
  9. Papworth, J.W and A.W Morant. Ordinary of British Armorials. London: T.Richards, 1874. Print.
  10. Martine, Roddy, Roderick Martine and Don Pottinger. Scottish Clan and Family Names Their Arms, Origins and Tartans. Edinburgh: Mainstream, 1992. Print.
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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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