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Morewood Early Origins



The surname Morewood was first found in Yorkshire where they held a family seat anciently as Lords of the Manor of Morewood, some say before the Norman Conquest in 1066 A.D.

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Morewood Spelling Variations


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Morewood Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Morewood, Moorward, Moorwood, Moorwould, Morewould and many more.

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Morewood Early History


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Morewood Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Morewood research. Another 265 words (19 lines of text) covering the year 1649 is included under the topic Early Morewood History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Morewood Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Morewood Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 23 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Morewood Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Morewood In Ireland


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Morewood In Ireland



Some of the Morewood family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 114 words (8 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included 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:

Morewood Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Richard Morewood, who came to Virginia in 1623
  • Ann Morewood, who came to Maryland in 1670
  • Ann Morewood, who landed in Maryland in 1670

Morewood Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Thomas Morewood, who arrived in New York in 1794

Morewood Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Edmund Morewood, who arrived in New York in 1803
  • Alexander Morewood, aged 45, arrived in New York in 1812

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Contemporary Notables of the name Morewood (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Morewood (post 1700)



  • James Morewood, consulting physician

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Morewood Family Crest Products


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin . Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
    2. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    3. Le Patourel, John. The Norman Empire. New York: Oxford University Press, 1976. Print. (ISBN 0-19-822525-3).
    4. Cook, Chris. English Historical Facts 1603-1688. London: MacMillan, 1980. Print.
    5. Bullock, L.G. Historical Map of England and Wales. Edinburgh: Bartholomew and Son, 1971. Print.
    6. Humble, Richard. The Fall of Saxon England. New York: Barnes and Noble, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-88029-987-8).
    7. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    8. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    9. Marcharn, Frederick George. A Constitutional History of Modern England 1485 to the Present. London: Harper and Brothers, 1960. Print.
    10. Bowman, George Ernest. The Mayflower Reader A Selection of Articales from The Mayflower Descendent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
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    The Morewood Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Morewood 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 27 September 2015 at 06:52.

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