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Early Origins of the Whittlaw family


The surname Whittlaw was first found in Edinburghshire, a former county, now part of the Midlothian council area where they held a family seat in the lands of Whitelaw in the parish of Morbattle. They also held lands of Whitelaw in the parish of Bowden.

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Early History of the Whittlaw family

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Early History of the Whittlaw family


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Whittlaw research.
Another 179 words (13 lines of text) covering the years 1296, 1586, 1581 and 1586 are included under the topic Early Whittlaw History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Whittlaw Spelling Variations

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Whittlaw Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Whitelaw, Whytelaw, Whitlaw, Whitelow, Whitlow and many more.

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Early Notables of the Whittlaw family (pre 1700)

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Early Notables of the Whittlaw family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Whittlaw family to Ireland

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Migration of the Whittlaw family to Ireland


Some of the Whittlaw family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. More information about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Migration of the Whittlaw family to the New World and Oceana

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Migration of the Whittlaw family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Elizabeth Whitelaw settled in New Jersey in 1685.

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The Whittlaw Motto

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The Whittlaw Motto


The motto was originally a war cry or slogan. Mottoes first began to be shown with arms in the 14th and 15th centuries, but were not in general use until the 17th century. Thus the oldest coats of arms generally do not include a motto. Mottoes seldom form part of the grant of arms: Under most heraldic authorities, a motto is an optional component of the coat of arms, and can be added to or changed at will; many families have chosen not to display a motto.

Motto: Solertia ditat
Motto Translation: Prudence enriches.


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