256,058 ARMSTRONG members around the world
ARMSTRONG Family HistoryAfter William 1 conquered England in 1066, he rewarded his followers with land grants. Amongst these followers were ones known as "Forten Bras" which literally translates as "strong in the arm", itself a rare surname, and from these people developed the Armstrangs or Armstrongs. The clan has always been centred in Liddesdale in Cumbria, where its fierce and warlike members were enlisted by the Scottish and English kings in turn. The terms "Moss Troopers" and "Border Reivers" were applied to the clan Armstrong, the history of the clan being the history of "The Border" and the wars between England and Scotland...
Who have we missed?
Tell us about any famous ARMSTRONG (or surname variant) you think we should add here. We will get our genealogists to check them out and add them to the list. Thanks!
Join the conversation with the ARMSTRONG tribe
- Find your ARMSTRONG ancestor
- Tell us about your ARMSTRONG Family
- Tell us about your ARMSTRONG ancestors
- Ask a question about the ARMSTRONG history
- Leave a message for ARMSTRONG family members
Invite more ARMSTRONG family members!
Write an email address and click 'Invite' to share this page with more members of the ARMSTRONG tribe.
Family Coat of Arms Generator
Why not see what your family crest could look like based on your own family characteristics?Create Crest
Discover about where the ARMSTRONG live around the world
Explore where tribe members live today!