The Petherick surname name comes from the Cornish for "son of Patrick" or "son of Petroc."
as Lords of the Manor of Little Petherick in Truro.
was a land set apart, a land of mystique and quaint customs, more strongly related to
. It was not until the 10th century that they submitted to the Saxon rule of England. Since then, their influence has moved east into
. The first record of this name was found in 1547 when John Pethroke held the estates.
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of this family name include: Petherick, Pethrick, Petheridge, Pethridge, Pethybridge, Pethibridge, Pethbridge, Pethic and many more.