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Spelling variations of this family name include: Trumwyn, Trumwin, Tromwin, Tromwyn, Trumwine, Trumwyne, Trunwine, Trunwyne, Trumway, Tronway, Trumper, Trumpur, Trumpour, Trumpeor, Trumpeur, Trumwill, Trumwell, Trumwall, Trumpert and many more.
First found in Worcestershire where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. But Saxon surnames survived and the family name was first referenced in the 13th century when they held lands.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Trumway research. Another 283 words (20 lines of text) covering the year 1236 is included under the topic Early Trumway History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Trumway 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 18th century in the great migration from Europe. For example, Harmanus Trumper went to New York in 1769.
The Trumway Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Trumway 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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