Trollope

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The name Trollope is derived from the place-name Troughburn, in Northumberland, England, [1] originally Trolhop, meaning (in Norse) "troll valley". The earliest recorded use of the surname is John Andrew Trolope (1427–1461) who lived in Thornlaw, Co Durham.[2]

Spellings[edit]

Spelling variations of this family name include Trollop, Trollope, Trollupe, Trollup, Trolloop and others.

Notable Trollopes[edit]

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Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Hey: p.7
  2. ^ Reaney: p.355

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