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Early Origins of the Thouless family

The surname Thouless was first found in Yorkshire where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. But Saxon surnames survived and the family name was first referenced in the year 1327 when John and William Thewles held lands.

Early History of the Thouless family

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Thouless Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Thewlis, Thewles, Thewles, Thouless, Thowless, Thowlace and many more.

Early Notables of the Thouless family (pre 1700)

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Migration of the Thouless family to the New World and Oceana

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..

Contemporary Notables of the name Thouless (post 1700)

  • David James Thouless, British physicist, professor of science at Yale and later at the University of Washington

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