100% Satisfaction Guarantee - no headaches!
An excerpt from www.HouseOfNames.com archives copyright 2000 - 2016

Origins Available: Irish, Scottish


The Crough surname in England is said to descend from Nicholas Le Blount, who was outlawed and exiled after having worked to try and restore Richard II (reign 1377-1399) to the throne. It is said that he returned to England, with his name changed to Croke.

 More

The surname Crough was first found in Shropshire, where the name is believed to originated. The people of Norman heritage bearing this surname have a long and interesting recorded history in which we find them in Scotland, Ireland and England.

Spelling variations of this family name include: Croke, Crough, Croak, Croc, Crok, Croake and others.


 More

This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Crough research. Another 269 words (19 lines of text) covering the years 1489, 1558, 1625, 1649, 1553, 1620, 1588, 1660, 1614, 1629, 1609, 1680, 1640, 1643, 1593, 1671, 1628, 1640, 1625, 1683, 1654, 1657, 1636, 1671, 1661 and 1671 are included under the topic Early Crough History in all our PDF Extended History products.

 More

Another 289 words (21 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Crough Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.

 More

Some of the Crough family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 103 words (7 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products.

 More

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Crough Settlers in United States in the 19th Century


  • Michael Crough to Maryland in 1830
  • Michaels Crough, who landed in Maryland in 1830

Crough Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century


  • John Crough, aged 22, a labourer, arrived in South Australia in 1858 aboard the ship "Storm Cloud"

 More

  • Suzanne J. Crough (1963-2015), American child actress best known for her role as Tracy Partridge, in the hit television sitcom The Partridge Family (1970-1974)
  • Gerald Crough (b. 1937), former Australian rules footballer who played with South Melbourne


 More

Most Popular Family Crest Products
 
Crough Armorial History With Coat of ArmsCrough Armorial History With Coat of Arms
Crough Coat of Arms & Surname History PackageCrough Coat of Arms & Surname History Package
Crough Family Crest Image (jpg) Heritage SeriesCrough Family Crest Image (jpg) Heritage Series
Crough Coat of Arms/Family Crest Key-chainCrough Coat of Arms/Family Crest Key-chain
Crough Coat of Arms/Family Crest Coffee MugCrough Coat of Arms/Family Crest Coffee Mug
Crough Armorial History with FrameCrough Armorial History with Frame
Crough Framed Surname History and Coat of ArmsCrough Framed Surname History and Coat of Arms

 More

 More

  1. Barrow, G.W.S Ed. The Charters of David I The Written Acts of David I King of Scots, 1124-53 and of His Son Henry, Earl of Northumerland, 1139-52. Woodbridge: The Boydell Press, 1999. Print.
  2. Skordas, Guest. Ed. The Early Settlers of Maryland an Index to Names or Immigrants Complied from Records of Land Patents 1633-1680 in the Hall of Records Annapolis, Maryland. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1968. Print.
  3. Shaw, William A. Knights of England A Complete Record from the Earliest Time to the Present Day of the Knights of all the Orders of Chivalry in England, Scotland, Ireland and Knights Bachelors 2 Volumes. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print. (ISBN 080630443X).
  4. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
  5. Holt, J.C. Ed. Domesday Studies. Woodbridge: Boydell, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0-85115-477-8).
  6. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
  7. Donaldson, Gordon and Robert S. Morpeth. Who's Who In Scotish History. Wales: Welsh Academic Press, 1996. Print. (ISBN 186057-0054).
  8. Moncrieffe, Sir Ian of That Ilk and David Hicks. The Highland Clans The Dynastic Origins, Cheifs and Background of the Clans. New York: C.N. Potter, 1968. Print.
  9. Magnusson, Magnus. Chambers Biographical Dictionary 5th edition. Edinburgh: W & R Chambers, 1990. Print.
  10. Le Patourel, John. The Norman Empire. New York: Oxford University Press, 1976. Print. (ISBN 0-19-822525-3).
  11. ...

The Crough Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Crough 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 28 April 2015 at 14:19.

Sign Up

  

100% Satisfaction Guarantee - no headaches!