Early Origins of the Tritt family
The surname Tritt was first found in Cheshire
. "This family, originally written Treton, and springing from Cheshire
, settled at Lewes, co. Sussex
in the XVI century. The family became extinct in the XVIII century, but not the name, for singularly enough, at Lewes, and in a great many of the surrounding parishes, Trayton is an extremely common baptismal name. " CITATION[CLOSE]
Lowe, Mark Anthony, Patronymica Britannica, A Dictionary of Family Names of the United Kingdom. London: John Russel Smith, 1860. Print.
Early History of the Tritt family
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Tritt Spelling Variations
Early Notables of the Tritt family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Tritt 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 Tritt (post 1700)
- Bill Tritt, early American developer of the uses of fibreglass, founder of Glasspar Corporation in 1949 which built small fiberglass boat hulls in his Costa Mesa, California
- James Travis Tritt (b. 1963), American two-time Grammy Award winning, country music singer from Marietta, Georgia