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Multiple Origins for the Surname Morlock


Scottish


Morlock Early Origins



The surname Morlock was first found in Yorkshire. This ancient Norman family assumed their surname from the town and lordship of Maule, in the Vexin Francois, eight leagues from Paris. Guarin de Maule, the young son of Ansold, Lord of Maule accompanied William the Conqueror to England and acquired the Lordship of Hatton, county York for his efforts. His son, Robert de Maule aligned himself with David, Earl of Huntingdon, later known as David II., and moved to Scotland with the monarch and there obtained vast lands in Lothian where his family held a family seat. [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
Burke, John Bernard, The Roll of Battle Abbey. London: Edward Churton, 26, Holles Street, 1848, Print.

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Morlock Spelling Variations


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Morlock Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Maule, Maull, Maul and others.

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Morlock Early History


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Morlock Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Morlock research. Another 263 words (19 lines of text) covering the years 1296, 1411 and 1407 are included under the topic Early Morlock History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Morlock Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Morlock Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 40 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Morlock 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:

Morlock Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • George B Morlock, who landed in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1844
  • Jacob Morlock, who arrived in St Clair County, Illinois in 1855
  • Daniel Morlock, who arrived in St Clair County, Illinois in 1857
  • Wilhelm Morlock, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1861

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Contemporary Notables of the name Morlock (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Morlock (post 1700)



  • Jocelyn Morlock (b. 1969), Canadian composer
  • Maximilian "Maxl" or "Max" Morlock (1925-1994), one of the most popular German football players in the 1950s and early 1960s

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Motto


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Motto



The motto was originally a war cry or slogan. Mottoes first began to be shown with arms in the 14th and 15th centuries, but were not in general use until the 17th century. Thus the oldest coats of arms generally do not include a motto. Mottoes seldom form part of the grant of arms: Under most heraldic authorities, a motto is an optional component of the coat of arms, and can be added to or changed at will; many families have chosen not to display a motto.

Motto: Clementia tecte rigore
Motto Translation: Clemency concealed under rigour.


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ Burke, John Bernard, The Roll of Battle Abbey. London: Edward Churton, 26, Holles Street, 1848, Print.

Other References

  1. Donaldson, Gordon and Robert S. Morpeth. Who's Who In Scotish History. Wales: Welsh Academic Press, 1996. Print. (ISBN 186057-0054).
  2. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
  3. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
  4. Martine, Roddy, Roderick Martine and Don Pottinger. Scottish Clan and Family Names Their Arms, Origins and Tartans. Edinburgh: Mainstream, 1992. Print.
  5. Papworth, J.W and A.W Morant. Ordinary of British Armorials. London: T.Richards, 1874. Print.
  6. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
  7. Burke, John Bernard Ed. The Roll of Battle Abbey. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  8. Chadwick, Nora Kershaw and J.X.W.P Corcoran. The Celts. London: Penguin, 1970. Print. (ISBN 0140212116).
  9. Catholic Directory For Scotland. Glasgow: Burns Publications. Print.
  10. Adam, Frank. Clans Septs and Regiments of the Scottish Highlands 8th Edition. London: Bacon (G.W.) & Co, 1970. Print. (ISBN 10-0717945006).
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The Morlock Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Morlock 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 9 January 2017 at 09:15.

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