The Polk-Pollock Surname Project
The Polk-Pollock DNA Project is open to all who are interested in discovering their common Polk, Pollock, Pogue, or other related name, heritage through sharing of information and DNA testing. All variant spellings are welcome. Our family is known to be of Scottish origin tracing back to the ancient area, Polloc, in Renfrewshire, along the White Cart River near present day Glasgow. The placename was first taken as a family name in the 12th century when these lands were given to Peter (Petrus) and Robert, sons of Fulbert, by Walter FitzAlan, the first Steward of Scotland, to be held in fealty to the King under the feudal systen established in Scotland by David I. Test results and donors pedigrees are posted at the WorldFamilies Polk-Pollock Project website which can be reached at http://www.worldfamilies.net/surnames/polk A forum for discussing results will be found at http://dna.ancestry.com/viewConsole.aspx Interested person may join this at no cost or requirement for testing.
Other surnames in Project
however, Paulk, Poage, Poague, Poak, Poalk, Poalke, Pogue, Poke, Polk, Polke, Polloc, Pollock, Pollok, Polock, Pook, Poolke, Poulk
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