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Multiple Origins for the Surname Vipond


Scottish


The Vipond surname is of Norman origin, coming originally from a place called Vieuxpont in Calvados, France.

Vipond Early Origins



The surname Vipond was first found in Berwickshire an ancient county of Scotland, presently part of the Scottish Borders Council Area, located in the eastern part of the Borders Region of Scotland, where they held a family seat from early times. They were originally from Vieuxpont in Lisieux in Normandy. The parish of Langton in Berwickshire was an ancient family stronghold. "In the reign of David I., the manor [of Langton] belonged to Roger de Ow, a Northumbrian, who granted the church, with its appendages, to the abbey of Kelso, to which establishment it was confirmed by William de Vipont, a subsequent proprietor of the lands. On the death of Sir William Vipont, who fell in the battle of Bannockburn, in 1314, the estates passed, by marriage with his daughter and heiress, to the family of Cockburn." [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
Lewis, Samuel, A Topographical Dictionary of Scotland. Institute of Historical Research, 1848, Print.

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Vipond Spelling Variations


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Vipond Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Vipont, Vipond, Vipount, Vipound and others.

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Vipond Early History


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Vipond Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Vipond research. Another 405 words (29 lines of text) covering the years 1255, 1296 and 1333 are included under the topic Early Vipond History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Vipond Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Vipond Early Notables (pre 1700)



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

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Vipond In Ireland


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Vipond In Ireland



Some of the Vipond family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 46 words (3 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:

Vipond Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Thomas Vipond, who arrived at Philadelphia in 1855
  • Thomas Vipond settled in Philadelphia in 1855
  • T. J. Vipond, aged 26, who emigrated to the United States, in 1892

Vipond Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Albert Vipond, aged 20, who emigrated to America from Manchester, in 1901
  • Mary Vipond, aged 22, who landed in America from Liverpool, in 1905
  • Frank Alexander Vipond, aged 30, who emigrated to the United States from Liverpool, in 1906
  • Walter H. Vipond, aged 19, who landed in America from Sheldon, in 1907
  • Thomas W Vipond, aged 41, who emigrated to the United States from Newcastle, England, in 1915
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Vipond Settlers in Canada in the 20th Century

  • Thomas J. Vipond, aged 39, who emigrated to Montreal, Canada, in 1905
  • H.S. Vipond, aged 23, who settled in Montreal, in 1906
  • Charles Vipond, aged 34, who settled in Montreal, Canada, in 1908
  • Chas. W. Vipond, aged 35, who emigrated to Montreal, Canada, in 1909
  • Frank Vipond, aged 33, who emigrated to Montreal Canada, in 1909
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Vipond Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Joseph Vipond, aged 36, a miner, arrived in South Australia in 1860 aboard the ship "Ramillies"

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Contemporary Notables of the name Vipond (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Vipond (post 1700)



  • Jonathan Vipond III (b. 1945), American former politician, Member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives (1973-1974)
  • Douglas "Dougie" Vipond (b. 1966), Scottish broadcaster and drummer, one of the founding members of pop band Deacon Blue
  • Shaun David Vipond (b. 1988), English footballer who plays as a midfielder for West Auckland Town
  • Peter John Vipond (b. 1949), Canadian former professional ice hockey winger who played from 1969 to 1974

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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ Lewis, Samuel, A Topographical Dictionary of Scotland. Institute of Historical Research, 1848, Print.

Other References

  1. Urquhart, Blair Edition. Tartans The New Compact Study Guide and Identifier. Secauccus, NJ: Chartwell Books, 1994. Print. (ISBN 0-7858-0050-6).
  2. Weis, Frederick Lewis, Walter Lee Sheppard and David Faris. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 7th Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0806313676).
  3. Scarlett, James D. Tartan The Highland Textile. London: Shepheard-Walwyn, 1990. Print. (ISBN 0-85683-120-4).
  4. Moncrieffe, Sir Ian of That Ilk and Don Pottinger. Clan Map Scotland of Old. Edinburgh: Bartholomew and Son, 1983. Print.
  5. Prebble, John. The Highland Clearances. London: Secker & Warburg, 1963. Print.
  6. The Norman People and Their Existing Descendants in the British Dominions and the United States Of America. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0636-X).
  7. Browne, James. The History of Scotland it's Highlands, Regiments and Clans 8 Volumes. Edinburgh: Francis A Niccolls & Co, 1909. Print.
  8. Bain, Robert. The Clans and Tartans of Scotland. Glasgow & London: Collins, 1968. Print. (ISBN 000411117-6).
  9. Burke, John Bernard Ed. The Roll of Battle Abbey. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  10. Barrow, G.W.S Ed. The Charters of David I The Written Acts of David I King of Scots, 1124-53 and of His Son Henry, Earl of Northumerland, 1139-52. Woodbridge: The Boydell Press, 1999. Print.
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