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Dryburgh Early Origins



The surname Dryburgh was first found in Berwickshire, but one of the first records of the name was Adam of Dryburgh (c.11401212), a late 12th and early 13th century Anglo-Scottish theologian, writer and Premonstratensian and Carthusian monk born in what is now the Scottish Borders. His life was well documented from when he first rose to be Abbot of Dryburgh Abbey (11841188) to his life in England at old priory in Witham, Somerset.

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Dryburgh Spelling Variations


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Dryburgh Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Dryburgh, Dribrough, Drybrough and others.

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Dryburgh Early History


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Dryburgh Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Dryburgh research. Another 147 words (10 lines of text) covering the years 1208 and 1626 are included under the topic Early Dryburgh History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Dryburgh Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Dryburgh Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Dryburgh 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:

Dryburgh Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • James Dryburgh who settled in Pennsylvania in 1773

Dryburgh Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Andrew Dryburgh settled in Pennsylvania in 1828
  • Walter Dryburgh, who landed in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania in 1870
  • James Dryburgh, who landed in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1873

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Contemporary Notables of the name Dryburgh (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Dryburgh (post 1700)



  • Stuart Dryburgh (b. 1952), English-born, New Zealand Academy Award winning cinematographer
  • Margaret Dryburgh (1890-1945), English teacher and missionary in Singapore, where she was captured in the Second World War, inspirations for the 1996 film Paradise Road
  • Jack "Jackie" Dryburgh (b. 1939), Scottish retired ice hockey player and coach from Kirkcaldy, inducted into the British Ice Hockey Hall of Fame in 1991
  • James Dryburgh (b. 1975), Scottish-born, Swedish three-time gold and bonze medalist curler
  • Douglas Dryburgh (b. 1966), Scottish-born, Irish curler, born in Kircaldy

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Hitching, F.K and S. Hitching. References to English Surnames in 1601-1602. Walton On Thames: 1910. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0181-3).
    2. Bede, The Venerable. Historia Ecclesiatica Gentis Anglorum (The Ecclesiastical History Of the English People). Available through Internet Medieval Sourcebook the Fordham University Centre for Medieval Studies. Print.
    3. Cook, Chris. English Historical Facts 1603-1688. London: MacMillan, 1980. Print.
    4. Innes, Thomas and Learney. The Tartans of the Clans and Families of Scotland 1st Edition. Edinburgh: W & A. K. Johnston Limited, 1938. Print.
    5. 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.
    6. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    7. Weis, Frederick Lewis, Walter Lee Sheppard and David Faris. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 7th Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0806313676).
    8. Hinde, Thomas Ed. The Domesday Book England's Heritage Then and Now. Surrey: Colour Library Books, 1995. Print. (ISBN 1-85833-440-3).
    9. Bowman, George Ernest. The Mayflower Reader A Selection of Articales from The Mayflower Descendent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    10. 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.
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    The Dryburgh Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Dryburgh 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 November 2015 at 11:25.

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