Early Origins of the Trueblood family
The surname Trueblood was 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
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
Early History of the Trueblood family
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Trueblood Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Trewbody, Truebody, Trueboddie, Trewboddie and many more.
Early Notables of the Trueblood family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Trueblood 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 Trueblood (post 1700)
- Paul Trueblood, has been an American musical director/pianist for a variety of performers
- Thomas Clarkson Trueblood (1856-1951), American professor of elocution and oratory
- Jeremy Trueblood (b. 1983), American football player
- David Elton Trueblood (1900-1994), American Quaker scholar
- Mark Trueblood, American astronomer and engineer