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Where did the English Spurvey family come from? What is the English Spurvey family crest and coat of arms? When did the Spurvey family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Spurvey family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Spurway, Spurvey, Spurrvey, Spurways, Spurrier and others.
First found in Devon where they held a family seat from very ancient times, as Lords of the manor of Spurway Barton, some say well before the Norman Conquest and the arrival of Duke William at Hastings in 1066 A.D.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Spurvey research. Another 229 words(16 lines of text) covering the year 1200 is included under the topic Early Spurvey History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Spurvey Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: William Spuraway who settled in Virginia in 1663; Robert Spurway settled in Barbados in 1685; John Spurway settled in Virginia in 1687; Michael Spurrier settled in Virginia in 1635. In Newfoundland, Richard Spurway was a Boat keeper of Bay Bulls in 1681.
The Spurvey Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Spurvey Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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