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by Bruce
Sun Apr 14, 2024 2:57 am
Forum: Ancestral Search
Topic: Callendar Livingstons
Replies: 3
Views: 64

Re: Callendar Livingstons

Hi Donald, There is a certificate here for Myles Livingston,and the original Marriage document - *see attached regards Bruce. https://www.familysearch.org/search/linker?ark=/ark:/61903/1:1:XTJM-65N&id=M47Q-B1B&hinting=/tree/person/details/ Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950 *here are so...
by Bruce
Sat Apr 13, 2024 11:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Livingston or McLea
Replies: 0
Views: 4

Livingston or McLea

Surnames first began to be used by noblemen in the 11th and 12th Centuries. Ordinary folks only began to use surnames with frequency in the 17th and 18th Centuries. These surnames reflected a person's place of origin, his occupation, or the name of one of his prominent ancestors. All the surnames of...
by Bruce
Sat Apr 13, 2024 12:46 am
Forum: Ancestral Search
Topic: Callendar Livingstons
Replies: 3
Views: 64

Re: Callendar Livingstons

Hi Donald,
This is a tree from *Myles Livingston (1775) to James Michael Nuckill Livingston (1589) his 4th G.Grandfather, who was the original Earl of Callendar *see attached.
regards Bruce
by Bruce
Fri Apr 12, 2024 9:23 pm
Forum: Ancestral Search
Topic: LIVINGSTON, N.Y. – Before the Kennedys, before the Roosevelts, before the Vanderbilts, there were the Livingstons.
Replies: 5
Views: 111

Re: LIVINGSTON, N.Y. – Before the Kennedys, before the Roosevelts, before the Vanderbilts, there were the Livingstons.

Thank you Donald, I would love to claim the scholarship alone but with the database of "Family Search" and their clever free app. "Relative Finder" the task has been made easier. I would recommend trying these out as they are both comprehensive and free and have developed, and no...
by Bruce
Fri Apr 12, 2024 6:06 am
Forum: Ancestral Search
Topic: Callendar Livingstons
Replies: 3
Views: 64

Callendar Livingstons

The beginnings of the Callendar Livingstons The Lands of Callendar were held by the Thanes of Callendar from around the time of David I (1124-1153) until 1346. The Thanes of Callendar had a residence close to the present site of Callendar House and this has been excavated in recent years. In 1346 th...
by Bruce
Fri Apr 12, 2024 2:30 am
Forum: Ancestral Search
Topic: LIVINGSTON, N.Y. – Before the Kennedys, before the Roosevelts, before the Vanderbilts, there were the Livingstons.
Replies: 5
Views: 111

Re: LIVINGSTON, N.Y. – Before the Kennedys, before the Roosevelts, before the Vanderbilts, there were the Livingstons.

Hi Donald,
I noted your information on the Livingstons of Callendar so I have attached my link to James Livingston (1645) who is shown as my 4th cousin (Family Search data)... it seems a very interesting connection,
regards Bruce
by Bruce
Thu Apr 11, 2024 11:31 pm
Forum: Ancestral Search
Topic: The Lowland Livingstons
Replies: 2
Views: 177

Re: The Lowland Livingstons: Another little piece of information on the forebears

Another little piece of information on the forebears. Baron de Leving a Saxon nobleman who accompanied St. Margaret the Exile when she arrived at the Court of King Edward the Confessor in 1057. circa 1057 Baron de Leving had a son: The surname Livingston is of territorial origin derived from the lan...
by Bruce
Tue Apr 09, 2024 12:11 am
Forum: Ancestral Search
Topic: LIVINGSTON, N.Y. – Before the Kennedys, before the Roosevelts, before the Vanderbilts, there were the Livingstons.
Replies: 5
Views: 111

An early account of the "New York Livingstons"

An early account of the "New York Livingstons" PHILIP PHILIP LIVINGSTON. (1741-1787.) Holy Bible in English; Cambridge, Archdeacon, 1768. Contains the records of Philip P. Livingston and Sarah Johnson his wife. It has descended directly to the present owner, Oswald J. Cammann Eose, Esq., o...
by Bruce
Mon Apr 08, 2024 6:06 am
Forum: Ancestral Search
Topic: Possible connection to the Livingston's of New York
Replies: 54
Views: 85800

Re: Possible connection to the Livingston's of New York

A Family Tree which may provide research links to the NY Livingstons...https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Livingston_family
by Bruce
Sun Apr 07, 2024 3:55 am
Forum: Ancestral Search
Topic: LIVINGSTON, N.Y. – Before the Kennedys, before the Roosevelts, before the Vanderbilts, there were the Livingstons.
Replies: 5
Views: 111

LIVINGSTON, N.Y. – Before the Kennedys, before the Roosevelts, before the Vanderbilts, there were the Livingstons.

A Livingston Legacy Revived Speaker-to-Be Has Rich Bloodlines in North and South New York Times, Monday, November 23rd, 1998 p. B1 By DAVID W. CHEN LIVINGSTON, N.Y. – Before the Kennedys, before the Roosevelts, before the Vanderbilts, there were the Livingstons. From the late 17th century to the ear...