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Spelling variations of this family name include: Treweek, Trewick, Treweeks and others.
First found in Cornwall where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor of Penzance. Cornwall was a land set apart, a land of mystique and quaint customs, more strongly related to Brittany and Wales than to England. It was not until the 10th century that they submitted to the Saxon rule of England. Since then, their influence has moved east into Devon, Somerset and Dorset.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Trewick research. Another 145 words (10 lines of text) covering the year 1275 is included under the topic Early Trewick History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Trewick Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Trewick Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
The Trewick Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Trewick 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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