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Where did the English Strechly family come from? What is the English Strechly family crest and coat of arms? When did the Strechly family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Strechly family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Strechley, Strecheley, Streichleigh, Strechly, Streichley, Stretchleigh and many more.
First found in Nottingham, where they held a family seat from very ancient times, and were shown in the Domesday Book in 1086 as holding lands in that shire under the name of Strahlei, 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 Strechly research. Another 266 words(19 lines of text) covering the year 1290 is included under the topic Early Strechly History in all our PDF Extended History products.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: James Stretchleigh, who settled in Virginia in 1650; M. Streichley settled in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1746; followed by A. Strechley settled in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1842..
The Strechly Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Strechly 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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