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Sinton Early Origins



The surname Sinton was first found in Selkirk, where they held a family seat in their territories. The Norman influence on Scottish history considerably influenced the crown and government in the period between King Malcolm Canmore (1058-1093) and King David (1124-1153). Many Norman nobles were either invited or escaped into Scotland following the example of Margeret, wife of Malcolm Canmore, who actively recruited these Normans to their court. Originally from the Castle ward at Roxburgh, they were granted lands at Ashkirk, Selkirk by King William of Scotland about 1180.

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Sinton Spelling Variations


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Sinton Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Sinton, Synton, Syntone, Syntune, Sintone, Sancton and many more.

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Sinton Early History


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Sinton Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Sinton research. Another 405 words (29 lines of text) covering the years 1296, 1st , 1745, 1510, 1600, 1550 and 103b are included under the topic Early Sinton History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Sinton Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Sinton Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Sinton Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Sinton In Ireland


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Sinton In Ireland



Some of the Sinton family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 211 words (15 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included 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:

Sinton Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • John Sinton, who landed in New Jersey in 1685 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Sinton Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Mary Sinton, who arrived in New York, NY in 1811 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Thomas Sinton, aged 23, who arrived in Virginia in 1813 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Rebecca Sinton, who landed in New York, NY in 1815 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Joseph Sinton, who landed in New York, NY in 1815 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Henry Sinton, who landed in New York, NY in 1815 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Sinton Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century

  • William Sinton, aged 21, who landed in Fort Cumberland, Nova Scotia in 1774

Sinton Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Simon Sinton, aged 19, a farm labourer, who arrived in South Australia in 1860 aboard the ship "Grand Trianon"

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Contemporary Notables of the name Sinton (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Sinton (post 1700)



  • David Sinton (1808-1900), Irish-born, American industrialist who became one of the wealthiest men in America by stockpiling pig iron waiting for the American Civil War, eponym of Sinton, Texas
  • George Sinton, American Republican politician, Presidential Elector for Montana, 1972
  • Walter James Sinton (1911-1980), New Zealand musical retailing manager, percussionist, broadcaster and concert impresario
  • John Sinton JP (1835-1890), Irish Quaker industrialist and philanthropist
  • Brigadier John Alexander Sinton VC, OBE, FRS, DL (1884-1956), Canadian medical doctor, malariologist and soldier, recipient of the Victoria Cross
  • William Maynard Sinton JP (1860-1942), Irish High Sheriff of County Armagh, an Ulster Unionist County Councillor for Armagh and industrialist
  • Thomas Sinton JP (1826-1887), Irish industrialist and magistrate
  • Andrew "Andy" Sinton (b. 1966), English former professional footballer and current manager of A.F. C. Telford United

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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Other References

  1. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Scotch Irish Pioneers In Ulster and America. Montana: Kessinger Publishing. Print.
  2. Markale, J. Celtic Civilization. London: Gordon & Cremonesi, 1976. Print.
  3. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
  4. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
  5. Donaldson, Gordon and Robert S. Morpeth. Who's Who In Scotish History. Wales: Welsh Academic Press, 1996. Print. (ISBN 186057-0054).
  6. Innes, Thomas and Learney. Scots Heraldry A Practical Handbook on the Historical Principles and Mordern Application of the Art and Science. London: Oliver and Boyd, 1934. Print.
  7. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
  8. Burke, Sir Bernard. Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage and Baronetage, The Privy Council, Knightage and Compainonage. London: Burke Publishing, 1921. Print.
  9. Dorward, David. Scottish Surnames. Glasgow: Harper Collins, 1995. Print.
  10. Moncrieffe, Sir Ian of That Ilk and Don Pottinger. Clan Map Scotland of Old. Edinburgh: Bartholomew and Son, 1983. Print.
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The Sinton Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Sinton 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 16 December 2015 at 21:56.

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