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Early Origins of the Whytefithay family


The surname Whytefithay was first found in Renfrewshire (Gaelic: Siorrachd Rinn Frił), a historic county of Scotland, today encompassing the Council Areas of Renfrew, East Renfrewshire, and Iverclyde, in the Strathclyde region of southwestern Scotland, where they held a family seat on the lands of Whiteford, on the River Cart, about three miles north of Paisley.

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Early History of the Whytefithay family

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Early History of the Whytefithay family


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Whytefithay research.
Another 303 words (22 lines of text) covering the years 1263, 1296, 1489, 1489, 1558, 1688, 1542, 1581, 1647 and 1635 are included under the topic Early Whytefithay History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Whytefithay Spelling Variations

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Whytefithay Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Whiteford, Whitefoord, Whiteforde, Whitford and others.

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Early Notables of the Whytefithay family (pre 1700)

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Early Notables of the Whytefithay family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Whytefithay family to the New World and Oceana

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Migration of the Whytefithay family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: John Whiteford settled in Philadelphia, Pa. in 1854; James Whiteford settled in New York in 1845; several Whitfords settled in San Francisco, Cal. in 1850..

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The Whytefithay Motto

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The Whytefithay 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: Ubique aut Nusquam
Motto Translation: Everywhere or Nowhere.


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