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Smithwick Early Origins



The surname Smithwick was first found in Cheshire where they held a family seat from very ancient times as Lords of the manor of Smethwick, some say well before the Norman Conquest and the arrival of Duke William at Hastings in 1066 A.D.

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Smithwick Spelling Variations


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Smithwick Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Smethwick, Smithwick, Smithick and others.

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Smithwick Early History


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Smithwick Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Smithwick research. Another 257 words (18 lines of text) covering the year 1400 is included under the topic Early Smithwick History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Smithwick Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Smithwick Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Smithwick Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Smithwick In Ireland


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Smithwick In Ireland



Some of the Smithwick family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 131 words (9 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:

Smithwick Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Hugh Smithwick, who settled in Virginia in 1642
  • William Smithwick, who settled in Barbados in 1679 with his servants

Smithwick Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • John Smithwick, who settled in New York State in 1850
  • J E Smithwick, who landed in San Francisco, California in 1850 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • James C Smithwick, who landed in St Clair County, Illinois in 1856 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • J P Smithwick, who arrived in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1874 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Smithwick Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Catherine Smithwick, aged 20, a servant, who arrived in South Australia in 1855 aboard the ship "Sea Park"

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Contemporary Notables of the name Smithwick (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Smithwick (post 1700)



  • John H. Smithwick (1872-1948), American politician, U.S. Representative from Florida
  • Hugh Smithwick (1918-1990), American football player and head college football coach for the Portland State Vikings (1959-1961)
  • William F. Smithwick (1882-1945), American Democrat politician, Member of Connecticut State House of Representatives from Bristol, 1915-16; Defeated, 1916
  • John Harris Smithwick (1872-1948), American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1912; U.S. Representative from Florida 3rd District, 1919-27
  • John Smithwick, Irish brew master, founder of Smithwick's in 1710, originally brewed in St. Francis Abbey Brewery in Kilkenny; Ireland's oldest operating brewery
  • Jan Smithwick (b. 1952), Australian basketball player at the 1979 World Championship
  • Frederick Falkiner Standish Smithwick (1879-1962), Irish rugby international player who won two caps in 1898
  • Emma Smithwick, Irish television producer for the BBC, series producer of Hollyoaks (2011-2012)

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Citations



  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Other References

  1. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
  2. Mills, A.D. Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4).
  3. Magnusson, Magnus. Chambers Biographical Dictionary 5th edition. Edinburgh: W & R Chambers, 1990. Print.
  4. Cook, Chris. English Historical Facts 1603-1688. London: MacMillan, 1980. Print.
  5. Hanks, Hodges, Mills and Room. The Oxford Names Companion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-19-860561-7).
  6. Shaw, William A. Knights of England A Complete Record from the Earliest Time to the Present Day of the Knights of all the Orders of Chivalry in England, Scotland, Ireland and Knights Bachelors 2 Volumes. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print. (ISBN 080630443X).
  7. Burke, Sir Bernard. Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry: Including American Families with British Ancestry. (2 Volumes). London: Burke Publishing, 1939. Print.
  8. Hinde, Thomas Ed. The Domesday Book England's Heritage Then and Now. Surrey: Colour Library Books, 1995. Print. (ISBN 1-85833-440-3).
  9. Elster, Robert J. International Who's Who. London: Europa/Routledge. Print.
  10. Chadwick, Nora Kershaw and J.X.W.P Corcoran. The Celts. London: Penguin, 1790. Print. (ISBN 0140212116).
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The Smithwick Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Smithwick 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.

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