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Armstrong

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Armstrong: Nickname for a strong man.

 

Origin: Scottish

Spelling variations include: Armstrong, Armstrang, Armestrang, Harmestrang, Armystrang and more.

First found in Cumberland where they were seated from early times.

Some of the first settlers of this name or some of its variants were: Andrew Armstrong, who was constable of the Ferryland district, Newfoundland, in 1730; the Armstrongs also settled in Bay Bulls, Trepassey, St. John's, Witless Bay, and others.

 

 

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