...... is a surname that appears to have origins on the English Channel Island of Jersey. Several lineages and family groups can be traced back to the commencement of the use of Church of England parish registers in the early 1500s. This site will present articles, stories, and biographies pertaining to the lives and relationships of many of these people. Descendants of some of the oldest known individuals who bore this surname (in all it's various spelling forms) can be found today in the Channel Islands, in England, Canada, the United States of America, and Australia and New Zealand.