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Early Origins of the Collingwood family


The surname Collingwood was first found in Northumberland. The township of Little Rye was an early home of this distinguished family. "This was the seat of the fourth son of Sir Daniel Collingwood, of Brandon, the descendant of Sir Cuthbert Collingwood, of Eslington, whose family were celebrated for their feats of border chivalry, and held considerable possessions in these parts. Alexander Collingwood, who resided at Little Ryle, was High Sheriff of the county in 1725. The old Hall, which stood in a fine sheltered situation, has long been in ruins." [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
Lewis, Samuel, A Topographical Dictionary of England. Institute of Historical Research, 1848, Print.
A branch of the family was established in North Dissington, Northumberland in early times. "This place was formerly the property and residence of a junior branch of the Delaval family, of whom Admiral Sir Ralph Delaval, a native of the township, sold the estate to Mr. Collingwood, of Byker, from whom it descended to its present possessor. The Hall, the seat of Mr. Collingwood, is a substantial stone mansion, erected in 1797, and contains a small collection of pictures. " [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
Lewis, Samuel, A Topographical Dictionary of England. Institute of Historical Research, 1848, Print.

Early History of the Collingwood family


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Collingwood Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Collingwood, Colingwood, Callingwood, Gollingwood and many more.

Early Notables of the Collingwood family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Collingwood family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Collingwood Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Roger Collingwood, who landed in Virginia in 1665 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Robert Collingwood, who landed in Maryland in 1671 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • d, William Collingwood, who landed in Maryland in 1674 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Collingwood Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Samuel Collingwood who arrived in Philadelphia in 1798

Collingwood Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Charles Collingwood, aged 29, who arrived in New York in 1812 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Jane Collingwood, who arrived in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1812 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Thomas Collingwood, who arrived in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1817 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Collingwood Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Edward Collingwood, who arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Elizabeth" in 1849 [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) ELIZABETH 1849. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1849Elizabeth.htm

Collingwood Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • William Collingwood, aged 31, a farm labourer, who arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Halcione" in 1875
  • jane Collingwood, aged 35, who arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Halcione" in 1875
  • Eliza Collingwood, aged 9, who arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Halcione" in 1875
  • George Collingwood, aged 7, who arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Halcione" in 1875
  • Jane Collingwood, aged 4, who arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Halcione" in 1875
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Contemporary Notables of the name Collingwood (post 1700)


  • Charles Collingwood (1917-1985), American television newscaster
  • Paul David Collingwood MBE (b. 1976), English cricketer
  • Sir Edward Foyle Collingwood FRS DL CBE (1900-1970), English mathematician and scientist
  • Vice Admiral Cuthbert Collingwood (1748-1810), 1st Baron Collingwood, admiral of the Royal Navy
  • William Gershom Collingwood (1854-1932), English artist and archaeologist
  • Robin George Collingwood (1889-1943), English philosopher
  • Peter Trevor Collingwood (1920-2016), English-born, Australian actor
  • Lt Gen Andrew Collingwood CBE, British Corps of R Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
  • Lyn Collingwood (b. 1936), Australian actress
  • Charles Henry Collingwood (b. 1943), British actor

The Collingwood Motto


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: Nil conscire sibi
Motto Translation: To have a conscience free from guilt.


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Citations


  1. ^ Lewis, Samuel, A Topographical Dictionary of England. Institute of Historical Research, 1848, Print.
  2. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  3. ^ State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) ELIZABETH 1849. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1849Elizabeth.htm

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