Scotland, the first people to use Templetoomb as a surname were the Strathclyde- Britons. It was a name someone who lived at the village of Templeton in the county of Ayrshire.
Early Origins of the Templetoomb family
Ayrshire (Gaelic: Siorrachd Inbhir Àir), formerly a county in the southwestern Strathclyde region of Scotland, that today makes up the Council Areas of South, East, and North Ayrshire, where they held a family seat from very ancient times, before and after the Norman Conquest in 1066.
Early History of the Templetoomb family
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Templetoomb Spelling Variations
hundred years, no general rules existed in the English language. Spelling variations in Scottish names from the Middle Ages are common even within a single document. Templetoomb has been spelled Templeton, Tempilton, Templeton, Temperton and many more.
Early Notables of the Templetoomb family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Templetoomb family to Ireland
Some of the Templetoomb family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Migration of the Templetoomb family to the New World and Oceana
For Scottish immigrants, the great expense of travel to North America did not seem such a problem in those unstable times. Acres of land awaited them and many got the chance to fight for their freedom in the American War of Independence. These Scots and their ancestors went on to play important roles in the forging of the great nations of the United States and Canada. Among them: John Templeton settled in New England in 1771; Edward Templeton settled in New York State in 1804 along with Jane; William Templeton and his wife settled in New York in 1774.
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