Early Origins of the Usk family
Monmouthshire 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 year 1337 when Thomas de Usk held lands.
Early History of the Usk family
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Usk Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Usk, Uske, Osk, Oske and others.
Early Notables of the Usk family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Usk family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Usk Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
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