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 13th century when the family name acquired lands in Treeby in Yealmpton in that shire.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Treby research.Another 85 words (6 lines of text) covering the years 1455, 1487, 1643, 1700, 1677, 1685, 1680, 1689, 1689 and 1692 are included under the topic Early Treby History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Distinguished members of the family include Peter Treby, English barrister at the Court of Common Pleas; and his son, Sir George Treby JP (1643-1700), a British justice and politician, son of Peter Treby... Another 33 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Treby Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: settlers who were 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..