Early Origins of the Barrwise family
Cumberland, where they held a family seat on the English/Scottish border. After the Norman Conquest of England many of Duke William's rebellious Barons moved north. The border became a convenient but turbulent no-man's land where the persecuted Many were given land by King Malcolm Canmore and later by King David of Scotland. Some were native Scots. In the 16th century they became known as the 'unruly clans'.
Early History of the Barrwise family
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Barrwise Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Barwise, Barwis, Barwese, Barwize, Barwiss and many more.
Early Notables of the Barrwise family (pre 1700)
High Sheriff of Cumberland in 1635, known as "Great Richard" Barwis because...
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Migration of the Barrwise family to the New World and Oceana
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