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Spelling variations of this family name include: Trewbody, Truebody, Trueboddie, Trewboddie and many more.
First found in Cornwall where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor of Boscundle. 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 Trueblood research. Another 219 words (16 lines of text) covering the years 1510, 1600, and 1630 are included under the topic Early Trueblood History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Trueblood Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
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..
The Trueblood Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Trueblood 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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