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The name Colewich belongs to the early history of Britain, it's origins lie with the Anglo-Saxons. It is a product of their having lived in Coldridge, in Devon.

Colewich Early Origins



The surname Colewich was first found in Nottinghamshire, where they held a family seat from ancient times.

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Colewich Spelling Variations


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Colewich Spelling Variations



Until the dictionary, an invention of only the last few hundred years, the English language lacked any comprehensive system of spelling rules. Consequently, spelling variations in names are frequently found in early Anglo-Saxon and later Anglo-Norman documents. One person's name was often spelled several different ways over a lifetime. The recorded variations of Colewich include Colledge, College, Collage, Gollege, Golledge, Callage, Calledge, Gollidge, Collige, Collidge and many more.

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Colewich Early History


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Colewich Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Colewich research. Another 119 words (8 lines of text) covering the years 1210, 1578, 1639, 1670, 1635 and 1681 are included under the topic Early Colewich History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Colewich Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Colewich Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 43 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Colewich 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



Thousands of English families boarded ships sailing to the New World in the hope of escaping the unrest found in England at this time. Although the search for opportunity and freedom from persecution abroad took the lives of many because of the cramped conditions and unsanitary nature of the vessels, the opportunity perceived in the growing colonies of North America beckoned. Many of the settlers who survived the journey went on to make important contributions to the transplanted cultures of their adopted countries. The Colewich were among these contributors, for they have been located in early North American records: George Colledge who arrived in Virginia in 1637.

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