Early Origins of the Preen family
Worcestershire where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. But Saxon surnames survived and the family name was first referenced in the year 1275 when Matilda Pryn held estates in that shire.
Early History of the Preen family
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Preen Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Prin, Prinn, Pryn, Prynn, Prynne and others.
Early Notables of the Preen family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Preen family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Preen Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
Contemporary Notables of the name Preen (post 1700)
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