Early Origins of the Southick family
The surname Southick was first found in Kirkcudbrightshire
(Gaelic: Siorrachd Chille Chuithbheirt), part of the present day Council Area of Dumfries and Galloway
, former county in Southwestern Scotland
, where they held a family seat
from very ancient times, some say well before the Norman Conquest
and the arrival of Duke William at Hastings in 1066 A.D. Gilbert Southwick was son of Gospatrick, son of Orm, Earl of Northumberland
. The parish of Southwick in Durham
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."
Early History of the Southick family
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Southick Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Southwick, Southaik, Sowtheake, Sowdeak and others.
Early Notables of the Southick family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Southick family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Southick Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century
- Mr. Daniel Southick U.E. born in Pennsylvania, USA who settled in Pennfield, Charlotte County, New Brunswick c. 1784 listed as a Quaker CITATION[CLOSE]
Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X