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The Trollope family has descended through the lines of the ancient Normans that came to England following their Conquest of England in 1066. The Trollope name reveals that an early member was a person who derived their name from the Old Norse word "troll" meaning an "imp" or "super natural being" and the Old English word "hop" which means "enclosed valley."

Trollope Early Origins



The surname Trollope was first found in Northumberland where the name was originally spelt Troughburn which was derived from the epression "troll-valley".

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Trollope Spelling Variations


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Trollope Spelling Variations



Before the advent of the printing press and the first dictionaries, the English language was not standardized. Sound was what guided spelling in the Middle Ages, so one person's name was often recorded under several variations during a single lifetime. Spelling variations were common, even among the names of the most literate people. Known variations of the Trollope family name include Trollop, Trollope and others.

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Trollope Early History


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Trollope Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Trollope research. Another 278 words (20 lines of text) covering the years 1298, 1320, 1564, 1640, 1756, 1780, 1815, 1839, 1863, and 1882 are included under the topic Early Trollope History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Trollope Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Trollope Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 38 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Trollope Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Trollope Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • William Trollope, aged 26, who arrived in South Australia in 1851 aboard the ship "Catherine" [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) CATHERINE 1851. Retrieved http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1851Catherine.htm
  • William Trollope, aged 26, a labourer, who arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Catherine" in 1851 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) CATHERINE 1851. Retrieved http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1851Catherine.htm
  • Hannah Trollope, aged 23, who arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Catherine" in 1851 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) CATHERINE 1851. Retrieved http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1851Catherine.htm
  • Rebecca Trollope, aged 3, who arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Catherine" in 1851 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) CATHERINE 1851. Retrieved http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1851Catherine.htm
  • William Trollope, who arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Catherine" in 1851 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) CATHERINE 1851. Retrieved http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1851Catherine.htm

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Contemporary Notables of the name Trollope (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Trollope (post 1700)



  • Thomas Adolphus Trollope (1810-1892), English writer
  • Joanna Trollope OBE (b. 1943), English novelist
  • John Trollope (b. 1944), English footballer
  • Edward Trollope (1817-1893), English antiquary, Anglican Bishop of Nottingham
  • Admiral Sir Henry Trollope (1756-1839), English Royal Navy eponym of frigate HMS Trollope
  • Frances Trollope (1780-1863), English novelist, her third son was Anthony Trollope
  • Anthony Trollope (1815-1882), one of the most successful, prolific and respected English novelists
  • Rowan Trollope (b. 1972), Canadian Senior Vice President of Symantec corp
  • John Trollope PC (1800-1874), 1st Baron Kesteven, British Conservative politician, president of the Poor Law Board
  • Sir Gordon Trollope, 15th Baronet of Caswick

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Trollope Historic Events


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Trollope Historic Events




HMS Hood

  • Mr. Clifton W Trollope (b. 1919), English Stoker 2nd Class serving for the Royal Navy from Sleaford, Lincolnshire, England, who sailed into battle on the HMS Hood and died on 24th May 1941 in the sinking [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    H.M.S. Hood Association-Battle Cruiser Hood: Crew Information - H.M.S. Hood Rolls of Honour, Men Lost in the Sinking of H.M.S. Hood, 24th May 1941. (Retrieved 2016, July 15) . Retrieved from http://www.hmshood.com/crew/memorial/roh_24may41.htm

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Motto


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Motto



The motto was originally a war cry or slogan. Mottoes first began to be shown with arms in the 14th and 15th centuries, but were not in general use until the 17th century. Thus the oldest coats of arms generally do not include a motto. Mottoes seldom form part of the grant of arms: Under most heraldic authorities, a motto is an optional component of the coat of arms, and can be added to or changed at will; many families have chosen not to display a motto.

Motto: Audio sed taceo
Motto Translation: I hear, but say nothing.


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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) CATHERINE 1851. Retrieved http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1851Catherine.htm
  2. ^ H.M.S. Hood Association-Battle Cruiser Hood: Crew Information - H.M.S. Hood Rolls of Honour, Men Lost in the Sinking of H.M.S. Hood, 24th May 1941. (Retrieved 2016, July 15) . Retrieved from http://www.hmshood.com/crew/memorial/roh_24may41.htm

Other References

  1. Bradford, William. History of Plymouth Plantation 1620-1647 Edited by Samuel Eliot Morrison 2 Volumes. New York: Russell and Russell, 1968. Print.
  2. Skordas, Guest. Ed. The Early Settlers of Maryland an Index to Names or Immigrants Complied from Records of Land Patents 1633-1680 in the Hall of Records Annapolis, Maryland. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1968. Print.
  3. Hinde, Thomas Ed. The Domesday Book England's Heritage Then and Now. Surrey: Colour Library Books, 1995. Print. (ISBN 1-85833-440-3).
  4. Bullock, L.G. Historical Map of England and Wales. Edinburgh: Bartholomew and Son, 1971. Print.
  5. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  6. Le Patourel, John. The Norman Empire. New York: Oxford University Press, 1976. Print. (ISBN 0-19-822525-3).
  7. Mills, A.D. Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4).
  8. Virkus, Frederick A. Ed. Immigrant Ancestors A List of 2,500 Immigrants to America Before 1750. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1964. Print.
  9. MacAulay, Thomas Babington. History of England from the Accession of James the Second 4 volumes. New York: Harper and Brothers, 1879. Print.
  10. Marcharn, Frederick George. A Constitutional History of Modern England 1485 to the Present. London: Harper and Brothers, 1960. Print.
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The Trollope Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Trollope 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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