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Toan Early Origins



The surname Toan was first found in Linlithgowshire (Gaelic: Lodainn an Iar), former county in south-central Scotland, now the Council Area West Lothian, where they held a family seat from very ancient times.

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Toan Spelling Variations


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Toan Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Towne, Town, Towns, Townes and others.

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Toan Early History


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Toan Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Toan research. Another 169 words (12 lines of text) covering the years 1339, 1423, 1531, and 1600 are included under the topic Early Toan History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Toan Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Toan Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Toan 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 or some of its variants were: Daniel and Edmund, who Town settled in Salem, Massachusetts in 1630; Edmund Towne settled in Virginia in 1650; Christiana Towne settled in Maryland in 1775..

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Contemporary Notables of the name Toan (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Toan (post 1700)



  • Arthur B. Toan, American politician, Prohibition Candidate for New York State Assembly from New York County 7th District, 1919

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Toan Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Moncrieffe, Sir Ian of That Ilk and David Hicks. The Highland Clans The Dynastic Origins, Cheifs and Background of the Clans. New York: C.N. Potter, 1968. Print.
    2. Prebble, John. The Highland Clearances. London: Secker & Warburg, 1963. Print.
    3. Burke, Sir Bernard. Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage and Baronetage, The Privy Council, Knightage and Compainonage. London: Burke Publishing, 1921. Print.
    4. Leeson, Francis L. Dictionary of British Peerages. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-1121-5).
    5. Fairbairn,. Fairbain's book of Crests of the Families of Great Britain and Ireland, 4th Edition 2 volumes in one. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1968. Print.
    6. Bain, Robert. The Clans and Tartans of Scotland. Glasgow & London: Collins, 1968. Print. (ISBN 000411117-6).
    7. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    8. Moncrieffe, Sir Ian of That Ilk and Don Pottinger. Clan Map Scotland of Old. Edinburgh: Bartholomew and Son, 1983. Print.
    9. Catholic Directory For Scotland. Glasgow: Burns Publications. Print.
    10. Browne, James. The History of Scotland it's Highlands, Regiments and Clans 8 Volumes. Edinburgh: Francis A Niccolls & Co, 1909. Print.
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    The Toan Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Toan 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 February 2016 at 09:56.

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