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The surname Twygg was first found in Derbyshire where they held a family seat from very ancient times, some say well before the Norman Conquest in 1066.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Twygg, Twygge, Twigg, Twiggs, Twig and others.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Twygg research. Another 366 words (26 lines of text) covering the years 1086, 1272, 1724, and 1740 are included under the topic Early Twygg History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Twygg Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the Twygg family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 159 words (11 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: John Twig settled in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1856; Paul Twigg settled in New Haven, Conn. in 1820; Robert Twigg settled in Philadelphia in 1856.
The Twygg Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Twygg 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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