Anglo-Saxon tribes of Britain. The name is derived from when the Crickmore family once lived in the parish of Crick, in the diocese of Peterborough. This place-name is derived from the Old English word creke, which means a creek.
Early Origins of the Crickmore family
Yorkshire where they held a family seat from very ancient times, some say well before the Norman Conquest and the arrival of Duke William at Hastings in 1066 A.D.
Early History of the Crickmore family
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Crickmore Spelling Variations
spelling variations were common, even among the names of the most literate people. Known variations of the Crickmore family name include Criche, Crich, Crick, Critch, Creyke, Creik, Criek and many more.
Early Notables of the Crickmore family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Crickmore family to the New World and Oceana
For political, religious, and economic reasons, thousands of English families boarded ships for Ireland, Canada, the America colonies, and many of smaller tropical colonies in the hope of finding better lives abroad. Although the passage on the cramped, dank ships caused many to arrive in the New World diseased and starving, those families that survived the trip often went on to make valuable contributions to those new societies to which they arrived. Early immigrants bearing the Crickmore surname or a spelling variation of the name include:
Crickmore Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
Crickmore Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century
Contemporary Notables of the name Crickmore (post 1700)
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