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Where did the English Wormack family come from? What is the English Wormack family crest and coat of arms? When did the Wormack family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Wormack family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Womack, Wormack, Womock, Wormock, Wormack, Wornack and many more.
First found in Norfolk where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. But Saxon surnames survived and the family name was first referenced in the 14th century at Norwich.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Wormack research. Another 287 words(20 lines of text) covering the year 1601 is included under the topic Early Wormack History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Wormack Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: William Womack who settled in Texas in 1823; and Mark Womack who arrived in Texas in 1835.
The motto was originally a war cry or slogan. Mottoes first began to be shown with arms in the 14th and 15th centuries, but were not in general use until the 17th century. Thus the oldest coats of arms generally do not include a motto. Mottoes seldom form part of the grant of arms: Under most heraldic authorities, a motto is an optional component of the coat of arms, and can be added to or changed at will; many families have chosen not to display a motto.
Motto: Esse quam videri
Motto Translation: To be, rather than to seem.
The Wormack Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Wormack 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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