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Where did the English Trawick family come from? What is the English Trawick family crest and coat of arms? When did the Trawick family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Trawick family history?The Trawick surname comes from one of the numerous places so named in Cornwall. As such, it is classed as a habitation surname denoting someone who came from Trevithick.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Trevithick, Trevethick, Trevetheck, Trevethick and others.
First found in Cornwall where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor of Trevithick in St Columb Major and Minor. Cornwall was a land set apart, a land of mystique and quaint customs, more strongly related to Brittany and Wales than to England. It was not until the 10th century that they submitted to the Saxon rule of England. Since then, their influence has moved east into Devon, Somerset and Dorset.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Trawick research. Another 128 words(9 lines of text) covering the years 1359, 1642, and 1674 are included under the topic Early Trawick History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Trawick Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: John Trevithick, and William Trevithick who were recorded in the census of Ontario, Canada in 1871; Wm. Trevitheck, who came to Detroit in 1866; and James Trevithick, who arrived in Colorado in 1889..
The Trawick Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Trawick 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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