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Origins Available: Irish, Scottish
Where did the Irish Eliott family come from? What is the Irish Eliott family crest and coat of arms? When did the Eliott family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Eliott family history?The Pictish clans of ancient Scotland were the first people to use the name Eliott. It comes from living in Liddesdale and Teviotdale where the family has a long and distinguished history dating back to the early Middle Ages. The name is actually derived from the Old English personal name Elwald or Aelfwald, but this name is now all but extinct as a personal name.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Elliott, Elliot, Eliot, Eliott, Ellegett, Ellegot, Ellecot, Ellacott, Ellacot, Ellgate, Ellett, Ellit and many more.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Eliott research. Another 260 words(19 lines of text) covering the years 1396, 1499, 1546, and 1898 are included under the topic Early Eliott History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Eliott Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the Eliott family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 85 words(6 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Eliott Settlers in the United States in the 18th Century
Eliott Settlers in the United States in the 19th Century
The Eliott Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Eliott Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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