(Gaelic: Siorrachd Chille Chuithbheirt), part of the present day Council Area of Dumfries and
and the arrival of Duke William at Hastings in 1066 A.D. Gilbert Southwick was son of Gospatrick, son of Orm, Earl of
. The parish of Southwick in
is of particular interest to the family. "The estate was once the property of a family named Suthwyk, and afterwards formed part of the possessions of the Hedworths."
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Lawrence and Cassandra Southwick, who came to Massachusetts in 1630; John Southwick, who arrived in Salem, MA sometime between 1620 and 1650; Provided Southwick, who settled in Salem, MA in 1639.