Family from Germany

Armstrong KEEP ON RIDING

Because the United Kingdom Armstrong seek and share knowledge in the region of genealogy, this PDF is written for the Armstrong and their border allies which like to pitch-in to help the Armstrong on their ride out;

Armstrong KEEP ON RIDING

12-27-2015

Dad; Loren S. Elliott, asked if we are from Germany;

Given; language, Y-DNA, forest, Wald distribution, and population, felt we are from, mid Germany.

Article Germany PDF lays out reason;

Germany

Mark Elliott 8/25/2013

Added 9/7/2013;

R1b1a2a1a1a German migration

 

added 9/19/2013;

Elwaldus de Schinktlef

 

Elwald of Schinktlef

 

Schinkel, Germany map

 

Trillesden is near Blakelaw-Newcastle upon Tyne.
The name Elwald is of Schinkel, Germany. Northern Germany were the Anglo of Saxon came from.

Blakelaw

Ellottes of Liddesdale  ca 1580 (1)

born of Heede

 

It is felt that the Borne-heede name may be taken more literal, to mean; born of Heede. This would be like saying Japanese American, of a person descended from Japan in America, being said to be; born of Japan.

MSE  9/19/2013   updated; 10/06/2013

Crests, Coat of Arms for; Elwald and Ewald

Robert Elwald 1385-1408

 

As on can see there is a stag’s head, and a tree (indicative of forest).

ewald crest

 

One can see a close relation between the upper two shields.

It is felt the name Elwald has Saxon origins in Germany, where in Germany Elwald became Ewald.

Ewald

 

Above one sees a German wald (forest), and a stag’s head, two which upon red, and a sword in a hand of armor. Do not think it has any relation with today’s Elliot symbol;

Elliott-Scotland

 

Mark Elliott            10/20/2013

 

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