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Burwick Early Origins



The surname Burwick was first found in Berwickshire in Scotland and Northumberland in England, where they held a family seat from ancient times, long before the Norman Conquest in 1066 A.D.

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Burwick Spelling Variations


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Burwick Spelling Variations



The name Burwick, appeared in many references, and from time to time, the surname was spelt Berwick, Bewick, Berwicke, Bewicke and others.

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Burwick Early History


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Burwick Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Burwick research. Another 153 words (11 lines of text) covering the years 1476, 1615, 1628, 1629, and 1728 are included under the topic Early Burwick History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Burwick Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Burwick Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Burwick Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



The New World beckoned as many of the settlers in Ireland, known as the Scotch/Irish, became disenchanted. They sailed aboard the armada of sailing ships known as the "White Sails" which plied the stormy Atlanti c. Some called them, less romantically, the "coffin ships." Amongst the early settlers who could be considered kinsmen of the Burwick family, or who bore a variation of the surname Burwick were

Burwick Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Friedrich Burwick, who landed in New York, NY in 1859
  • Fritz Burwick, who arrived in Ohio in 1860
  • Karl Burwick, who landed in New York, NY in 1866
  • Carl Burwick, who arrived in Ohio in 1866

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Contemporary Notables of the name Burwick (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Burwick (post 1700)



  • Kimberly Burwick, American poet, known for her works Horses in the Cathedral (2010), and Has No Kinsmen (2006), finalist for the 2007 Anthony Hecht Poetry Prize

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Ingram, Rev. James. Translator Anglo-Saxon Chronicle 1823. Print.
    2. Bede, The Venerable. Historia Ecclesiatica Gentis Anglorum (The Ecclesiastical History Of the English People). Available through Internet Medieval Sourcebook the Fordham University Centre for Medieval Studies. Print.
    3. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin, Eds. Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
    4. Leeson, Francis L. Dictionary of British Peerages. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-1121-5).
    5. Markale, J. Celtic Civilization. London: Gordon & Cremonesi, 1976. Print.
    6. Bardsley, C.W. A Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames: With Special American Instances. Wiltshire: Heraldry Today, 1901. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-44-6).
    7. Reaney P.H and R.M. Wilson. A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X).
    8. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin . Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
    9. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    10. Bowman, George Ernest. The Mayflower Reader A Selection of Articales from The Mayflower Descendent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
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    The Burwick Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Burwick 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.

    This page was last modified on 5 July 2015 at 21:58.

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