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Warrwick Surname Origin
(Locality). The county town of Warwickshire, England. Camden derives it from guarth, Cornish British, a safeguard, a garrison, and wick, Saxon, a port or city. Somner says it was formerly called 'wearing-wick,' from wear and wick, a harbor.
Source: An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names With an Essay on their Derivation and Import; Arthur, William, M.A.; New York, NY: Sheldon, Blake, Bleeker & CO., 1857.
Warrwick Surname Meaning and Family Facts
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A Warrwick Family History Thought:
'It is indeed a desirable thing to be well-descended, but the glory belongs to our ancestors.' -- Plutarch