Drury

Origen: Normando. Drury es un nombre que vino a Inglaterra en la 11ma onda del siglo de la migración normanda de 1066. La familia de Drury vivió en Suffolk. Esta familia era originalmente de Rouvray, Normandía, y es el nombre local de este lugar, De Rouvray, que se traduce literalmente como De Rouvray, del que el apellido deriva. The name Drury reached English shores for the first time with the ancestors of the Drury family as they migrated following the Norman Conquest of 1066. The Drury family lived in Suffolk. This family was originally from Rouvray, Normandy, and it is from the local form of this place-name, De Rouvray, which literally translates as from Rouvray, that their surname derives. First found in Suffolk where they were seated from very early times and were granted lands by Duke William of Normandy, their liege Lord, for their distinguished assistance at the Battle of Hastings in 1066 A.D.

Variantes: Drury, Drewery, Drewry, Drurie, Drewrie y otros.

 

Patrick Drury & Elizabeth McKennie ( modificado el 19.03.2017 )