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The surname Crosswhite was first found in Cumberland, 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.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Crossthwaite, Crosthwaite, Crosswaith, Crosswaite and others.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Crosswhite research. Another 137 words (10 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Crosswhite History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Crosswhite Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the Crosswhite family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 235 words (17 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Edward and James Crossthwaith settled in New York in 1820.
The Crosswhite Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Crosswhite 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 23 September 2010 at 15:39.