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Thorneycroft Early Origins



The surname Thorneycroft was first found in Cheshire where they held a family seat anciently as Lords of the manor of Thornycroft Hall.

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Thorneycroft Spelling Variations


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Thorneycroft Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Thornicroft, Thornycroft, Thorneycroft, Thorncraft and many more.

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Thorneycroft Early History


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Thorneycroft Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Thorneycroft research. Another 115 words (8 lines of text) covering the years 170 and 1701 are included under the topic Early Thorneycroft History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Thorneycroft Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Thorneycroft Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 20 words (1 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Thorneycroft Notables 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 or some of its variants were: Edward Thornicroft settled in Virginia in 1698; Thomas Thorncraft arrived in New York in 1822.

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Contemporary Notables of the name Thorneycroft (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Thorneycroft (post 1700)



  • George Edward Peter Thorneycroft (b. 1909), English politician

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Thorneycroft Historic Events


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Thorneycroft Historic Events




RMS Titanic

  • Mr. Percival Thomas Thorneycroft (d. 1912), aged 36, English Third Class passenger from Maidstone, Kent who sailed aboard the RMS Titanic and died in the sinking
  • Mrs. Florence Kate Thorneycroft, (née Stears), aged 32, English Third Class passenger from Maidstone, Kent who sailed aboard the RMS Titanic and survived in the sinking in life boat 10

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Thorneycroft Family Crest Products


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    2. Leeson, Francis L. Dictionary of British Peerages. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-1121-5).
    3. Fairbairn. Fairbain's book of Crests of the Families of Great Britain and Ireland, 4th Edition 2 volumes in one. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1968. Print.
    4. Sanders, Joanne McRee Edition. English Settlers in Barbados 1637-1800. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    5. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    6. Bede, The Venerable. Historia Ecclesiatica Gentis Anglorum (The Ecclesiastical History Of the English People). Available through Internet Medieval Sourcebook the Fordham University Centre for Medieval Studies. Print.
    7. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    8. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    9. Elster, Robert J. International Who's Who. London: Europa/Routledge. Print.
    10. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
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    The Thorneycroft Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Thorneycroft 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.

    This page was last modified on 14 February 2014 at 10:13.

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