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The surname Threlkel was first found in Cumberland, where they held a family seat as Lords of the manor of Threlkeld. Today, Threlkeld is a village and civil parish in Cumbria, east of Keswick. The Threlkeld Quarry and Mining Museum is now located there attesting to the long history of mining in the area.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Threlkeld, Threlkelde, Thralkelde, Thrailkill and many more.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Threlkel research. Another 127 words (9 lines of text) covering the year 1360 is included under the topic Early Threlkel History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Threlkel Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Anthony Threlkeld settled in Barbados in 1635.
The Threlkel Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Threlkel 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.
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