Borthwick Family History
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Borthwick Name Meaning
Scottish: habitational name from a place near Hawick in southern Scotland, where a family of this name held Borthwick Castle since the 14th century. The place name is from Old English bord ‘board’, ‘table’ + wic ‘outlying village’, ‘dairy farm’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Barwick, Southwick, Smithwick, Beswick, Warwick, Buttrick, Howick