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Croswell Early Origins



The surname Croswell was first found in London.

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Croswell Spelling Variations


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Croswell Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Croswell, Crosswell, Crossele and others.

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Croswell Early History


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Croswell Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Croswell research. Another 252 words (18 lines of text) covering the years 1669, 1803, 1805, and 1870 are included under the topic Early Croswell History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Croswell Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Croswell Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Croswell Notables 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:

Croswell Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Roger Croswell, and indentured servent who arrived at Maryland in 1683
  • Roger Croswell, aged 32, arrived in Maryland in 1683

Croswell Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Hanna Croswell, age 22, who left Liverpool and arrived in Virginia in 1704

Croswell Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century

  • William Croswell, who was recorded in the 1871 census of Ontario, Canada

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Contemporary Notables of the name Croswell (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Croswell (post 1700)



  • Harry Croswell (1778-1858), American crusading political journalist, publisher and author, probably best known as defendant of The People of the State of New York v. Harry Croswell, an early libel suit brought about by statements he made about various people including President Thomas Jefferson
  • Edwin Croswell (1797-1871), American journalist and politician
  • Ken Croswell, American astronomer and author
  • Charles Miller Croswell (1825-1886), American politician, 17th Governor of Michigan from 1877 to 1878, and namesake to the city of Croswell, Michigan

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Innes, Thomas and Learney. The Tartans of the Clans and Families of Scotland 1st Edition. Edinburgh: W & A. K. Johnston Limited, 1938. Print.
    2. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    3. Papworth, J.W and A.W Morant. Ordinary of British Armorials. London: T.Richards, 1874. Print.
    4. Hinde, Thomas Ed. The Domesday Book England's Heritage Then and Now. Surrey: Colour Library Books, 1995. Print. (ISBN 1-85833-440-3).
    5. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    6. Burke, Sir Bernard. Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry: Including American Families with British Ancestry. (2 Volumes). London: Burke Publishing, 1939. Print.
    7. Shirley, Evelyn Philip. Noble and Gentle Men of England Or Notes Touching The Arms and Descendants of the Ancient Knightley and Gentle Houses of England Arranged in their Respective Counties 3rd Edition. Westminster: John Bowyer Nichols and Sons, 1866. Print.
    8. MacAulay, Thomas Babington. History of England from the Accession of James the Second 4 volumes. New York: Harper and Brothers, 1879. Print.
    9. Dunkling, Leslie. Dictionary of Surnames. Toronto: Collins, 1998. Print. (ISBN 0004720598).
    10. Bradford, William. History of Plymouth Plantation 1620-1647 Edited by Samuel Eliot Morrison 2 Volumes. New York: Russell and Russell, 1968. Print.
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    The Croswell Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Croswell 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 16 December 2015 at 08:55.

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