Monday, November 3, 2014

Surnames I Seek Allen / Allan - Migration Route

Allen / Allan - Direct ancestral line on my maternal side.

 

Locations of my Allen / Allan family I have documented

 

  • Virginia - 1793
  • Clark County, Kentucky - 1844
  • Sumner, Tennessee - 1850
  • Winchester, Kentucky - 1876
  • Jefferson County, Kentucky -1900 
  • Jackson County, Missouri - 1926 
  • Summit County, Ohio - 1938  



Allen Family Migration Route - Desperately Seeking Surnames
Map created using Google Earth

 Collateral Names:

  • Ecton
  • Hart
  • Haggard
  • Merys
  • Schooler
  • Scott
  • Watts

Allan Surname Meaning:

Scottish and northern English: variant spelling of Allen. This is the more common spelling of the name in Scotland and northern England; in Scotland it is often found as an English form of the Gaelic name McAllen (see McAllan). 1.


Visit my Surnames page to see all the Surnames I'm researching.


1. Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press, Last Name Meaning and Origins (http://www.ancestry.com/learn/facts accessed September 10, 2014)