Anglo-Saxon name that was given to a person who was a person with an abnormal curvature of the spine. The surname Cromp is derived from the Old English word crump, which means bent or crooked.
Early Origins of the Cromp family
family seat from ancient times.
Early History of the Cromp family
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Cromp Spelling Variations
spelling variations, including Crump, Crumpe, Crompe, Crum, Crummey, Crumb, Crumbe, Crombe, Crom, Cromm, Cromp, Crumm, Crommey, Crummie, Crummy, Crommie and many more.
Early Notables of the Cromp family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Cromp family to Ireland
Some of the Cromp family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Migration of the Cromp family to the New World and Oceana
To escape the unstable social climate in England of this time, many families boarded ships for the New World with the hope of finding land, opportunity, and greater religious and political freedom. Although the voyages were expensive, crowded, and difficult, those families that arrived often found greater opportunities and freedoms than they could have experienced at home. Many of those families went on to make significant contributions to the rapidly developing colonies in which they settled. Early North American records indicate many people bearing the name Cromp were among those contributors:
Cromp Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
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