Grech History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the Grech family
The surname Grech was first found in Baden, where the name was anciently associated with the tribal conflicts of the area. They declared allegiances to many nobles and princes of early history, lending their influence in struggles for power and status within the region. They branched into many houses, and their contributions were sought by many leaders in their search for power.
Early History of the Grech family
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Grech Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Grogg, Gregg, Grogan, Groch, Greck, Grech, Gragg and many more.
Early Notables of the Grech family (pre 1700)
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In France, the name Grech is the 6,725th most popular surname with an estimated 1,000 - 1,500 people with that name. 
Migration of the Grech family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: James Gregg who landed in New Hampshire in 1718; Hugh Gregg settled in Charles Town [Charleston], South Carolina in 1766; Alexander Gregg settled in South Carolina in 1820.
Historic Events for the Grech family +
HMS Royal Oak
- Joseph Grech (1919-1939), Maltese Assistant Steward with the Royal Navy aboard the HMS Royal Oak when she was torpedoed by U-47 and sunk; he died in the sinking 
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