Twin History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Twin family
The surname Twin was first found in Hampshire
where they held a family seat
as Lords of the Manor. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. But Saxon surnames survived and the family name was first referenced in the 13th century when they held estates in that shire.
Early History of the Twin family
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Twin Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Twyne, Twine, Twiene, Twynne, Twin, Twinn, Twain and others.
Early Notables of the Twin family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Twin family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: the name represented in many forms and recorded from the mid 17th century in the great migration from Europe. Migrants settled in the eastern seaboard from Newfoundland, to Maine, to Virginia, the Carolinas, and to the islands..
Contemporary Notables of the name Twin (post 1700)
- Stephanie Lee Twin, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1984 CITATION[CLOSE]
The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 23) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
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- ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 23) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html