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Crosier Early Origins



The surname Crosier was first found in Liddesdale, 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.

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Crosier Spelling Variations


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Crosier Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Crozier, Crosier, Croyser, Crosar, Crozer and others.

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Crosier Early History


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Crosier Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Crosier research. Another 182 words (13 lines of text) covering the year 1587 is included under the topic Early Crosier History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Crosier Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Crosier Early Notables (pre 1700)



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

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Crosier In Ireland


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Crosier In Ireland



Some of the Crosier family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 261 words (19 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included 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



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Crosier Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Hans Uright Crosier, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1740
  • James Crosier who settled in Charles Town [Charleston], South Carolina in 1766 with his wife Mary, brother Thomas and his wife Sarah

Crosier Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • James and Mary Crosier arrived in New England in 1805
  • James Crosier, who arrived in America in 1805
  • Mary Crosier, who landed in America in 1805
  • Eliza Crosier, who arrived in Baltimore, Maryland in 1811
  • Richard Crosier, aged 20, arrived in New York in 1812
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Crosier Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century

  • William Crosier, aged 18, a labourer, arrived in Saint John, New Brunswick aboard the ship "Salus" in 1833
  • Sarah Crosier, aged 16, arrived in Saint John, New Brunswick aboard the ship "Salus" in 1833

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Contemporary Notables of the name Crosier (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Crosier (post 1700)



  • Sergeant William Henry Harrison Crosier (1844-1903), American soldier in the American Civil War who was awarded the Medal of Honor, for his action during the Battle of Peachtree Creek in Georgia on 20 July 1864
  • Owen Russell Loomis Crosier (1820-1912), American Millerite preacher and editor

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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Bain, Robert. The Clans and Tartans of Scotland. Glasgow & London: Collins, 1968. Print. (ISBN 000411117-6).
    2. Hinde, Thomas Ed. The Domesday Book England's Heritage Then and Now. Surrey: Colour Library Books, 1995. Print. (ISBN 1-85833-440-3).
    3. Bell, Robert. The Book of Ulster Surnames. Belfast: Blackstaff, 1988. Print. (ISBN 10-0856404160).
    4. Papworth, J.W and A.W Morant. Ordinary of British Armorials. London: T.Richards, 1874. Print.
    5. Magnusson, Magnus. Chambers Biographical Dictionary 5th edition. Edinburgh: W & R Chambers, 1990. Print.
    6. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    7. Catholic Directory For Scotland. Glasgow: Burns Publications. Print.
    8. Chadwick, Nora Kershaw and J.X.W.P Corcoran. The Celts. London: Penguin, 1970. Print. (ISBN 0140212116).
    9. Bowman, George Ernest. The Mayflower Reader A Selection of Articales from The Mayflower Descendent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    10. Martine, Roddy, Roderick Martine and Don Pottinger. Scottish Clan and Family Names Their Arms, Origins and Tartans. Edinburgh: Mainstream, 1992. Print.
    11. ...

    The Crosier Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Crosier 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 3 October 2016 at 07:45.

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