Early Origins of the Wryan family
Durham where they held a family seat from early times, and were originally descended from Ralph de Raines who was granted lands by William, Duke of Albany in that shire. They were originally from Rennes in Normandy where they also held lands from their Lord, William de Aubigny of Belvoir.
Early History of the Wryan family
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Wryan Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Wren, Wrenn and others.
Early Notables of the Wryan family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Wryan family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Thomas Wrenn who settled in Virginia in 1635; Nicholas Wrenn settled in Virginia in 1653; Francis Wrenn settled in Virginia in 1650; Jane Wren settled in New York in 1820 with her four children..
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