Souche History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the Souche family
The surname Souche was first found in Lancashire at Ormskirk. The first record of the family was Thomas Such, who complained early in the reign of Elizabeth that certain of the inhabitants of Ormskirk had taken their corn to other mills. The entry continues: apparently there were complaints against the miller that the corn was not so well ground by him and that he took, or lost, an excessive proportion of the flour. In the end, Thomas Such built a new mill at the Knoll to help solve the issue. 
Early History of the Souche family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Souche research. Another 134 words (10 lines of text) covering the years 1510, 1600, 1394, 1415, 1420 and 1703 are included under the topic Early Souche History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Souche Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Zouch, Zouche, Souch, Souche and others.
Early Notables of the Souche family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Souche family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: the name represented in many forms and recorded from the mid 17th century in the great migration from Europe. Migrants settled in the eastern seaboard from Newfoundland, to Maine, to Virginia, the Carolinas, and to the islands..
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- ^ 'Townships: Scarisbrick', in A History of the County of Lancaster: Volume 3, ed. William Farrer and J Brownbill (London, 1907), pp. 265-276. British History Online http://www.british-history.ac.uk/vch/lancs/vol3/pp265-276 [accessed 21 January 2017].