where one of the first record of the name was Sir John de Norwich who had a "licence to make a castle of his house in Mettingham, in which he founded a chantry dedicated to God and the Virgin Mary. He also established a college at Raveningham, in
, in 1343, for a master and eight chaplains. "
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Norick research.Another 143 words (10 lines of text) covering the years 1296, 1510, 1600, 1094, 1342, 1416, 1613, 1661, 1654 and 1660 are included under the topic Early Norick History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Arthur Craven Norwich, aged 23, who arrived at Ellis Island
destined for Canada, in 1918; Emma Norwich, aged 48, who arrived at Ellis Island
, in 1923.