The surname Whitsitt was first found in Lanarkshire (Gaelic: Siorrachd Lannraig) a former county in the central Strathclyde region of Scotland, now divided into the Council Areas of North Lanarkshire, South Lanarkshire, and the City of Glasgow, where they held a family seat on the lands of Whiteside from very early times.
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Migration of the Whitsitt family to Ireland
Some of the Whitsitt family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 112 words (8 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Whitsitt family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Whitsitt Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
William H. Whitsitt, aged 32, who arrived in America, in 1905
Harold Whitsitt, aged 25, who arrived in America, in 1922
Contemporary Notables of the name Whitsitt (post 1700)
William Heth Whitsitt, American Baptist preacher, eponym of The Whitsitt Controversy
Bob Whitsitt, American retired sports executive for the NBA and NFL, former General Manager for: the Seattle SuperSonics, the Portland Trail Blazers and the Seattle Seahawks
Joshua Thomas Hoskins Whitsitt (1870-1943), Irish-born, Australian politician, Member of the Australian Parliament for Darwin (1922-1925)