Gregg, Greg (surname)

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Gregg and Greg are surnames of English or Scottish origin. In England, they are variant forms of the surname Gregory.[1] The surnames are first recorded as Gregge in 1234, within the Liber feodorum, a document compiled in the reign of Henry II of England. Another early instance of the name is Gregge, recorded in 1306, witin the Feet of Fines (for Essex); and as Greggez in 1504, within the Register of the Freemen of the City of York.[2]

Gregg as a Scottish surname, a variant of the Scottish Clan MacGregor.

People with the surname Gregg[edit]

People with the surname Greg[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "What's in a name?". www.ancestry.com. Retrieved 8 December 2009. 
  2. ^ Reaney, Percy Hilde; Wilson, Richard Middlewood (2006). A Dictionary of English Surnames (pdf) (3rd ed.). London: Routledge. p. 1413. ISBN 0-203-99355-1. 
  3. ^ http://www.london-gazette.co.uk/issues/60559/notices/1856374/recent=10;category=state;subcategory=st-john