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The surname Sillitto was first found in Staffordshire where they held a family seat and were believed to be descended from an ancient Saxon Chieftain named Scealda who held lands in that shire before the Norman Conquest.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Shillitoe, Shillittoe, Sillitoe, Sillittoe, Silitoe, Silittoe, Shillady, Sillito, Sillitto, Shillitty, Shillity and many more.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Sillitto research. Another 191 words (14 lines of text) covering the years 196 and 1969 are included under the topic Early Sillitto History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Sillitto Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the Sillitto family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 35 words (2 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Roger Silito, who arrived in Virginia in 1643.
The Sillitto Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Sillitto 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 3 December 2013 at 08:00.