Origins Available: Dutch
Early Origins of the Trelle family
The surname Trelle was first found in Holland, where the name became noted for its many branches in the region, each house acquiring a status and influence which was envied by the princes of the region. The name was first recorded in South Holland, a province of Holland, the most crowded province of the Netherlands
. The principal cities are Rotterdam, Leyden and Shiedam. Noted is the famed castle of Teilengen where Jacqueline of Bavaria
is buried. In their later history the surname became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into this most influential family.
Early History of the Trelle family
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Trelle Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Drille, Drillet, Drulle, Drulley, Trille, Trillo, Treille, Trelle and many more.
Early Notables of the Trelle family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Trelle family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Trelle Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Franz Trelle, who settled in New York, NY in 1848
Trelle Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century
- Catherine Trelle, aged 14, who landed in Montreal in 1653
- Catherine Trelle, who settled in Montreal in 1654