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'''Fenwick''' is the surname of two families; one with magical and one with muggle heritage. It is unknown if the families are actually related, or if the similarity is mere coincidence. It is also unknown if either family is extant or extinct.
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'''Fenwick''' was a surname belonging to a [[Great Britain|British]] [[wizardkind|wizarding]] family. There was also one known [[Muggle]] with the surname Fenwick, but whether he was related to the wizarding family of the same name is unknown.
   
 
==Known family members==
 
==Known family members==
*[[Benjy Fenwick]]: member of the [[Order of the Phoenix]].
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*[[Benjy Fenwick]] member of the [[Order of the Phoenix]] killed in the [[First Wizarding War]]
*[[Robbie Fenwick]]: a [[Muggle]].
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*[[Marcus Fenwick]] a [[Ravenclaw]] at [[Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry]] in the [[1990s]]<ref name="marcus" />
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*[[Robbie Fenwick]] — a [[Muggle]] and patient of [[Hermione Granger's father|Mr. Granger]]
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==Etymology==
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''Fenwick'' is an English and Scottish habatational surname derived from the name of any of several villages (two in [[wikipedia:Northumberland|Northumberland]], one in [[wikipedia:West Yorkshire|West Yorkshire]], and one in [[wikipedia:Ayrshire|Ayrshire]], [[Scotland]]), from Old English ''fenn'', "marsh," and ''wic'', "dairy farm."<ref>"[http://www.ancestry.com/name-origin?surname=fenwick Fenwick]" on Ancestry.com</ref><ref>"[http://www.surnamedb.com/Surname/Fenwick Fenwick]" on The Internet Surname Database</ref>
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==Notes and references==
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{{Reflist}}
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[[pl:Rodzina Fenwick]]
 
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[[Category:Fenwick family| ]]
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[[Category:Wizard families]]

Latest revision as of 08:21, February 26, 2016

Fenwick was a surname belonging to a British wizarding family. There was also one known Muggle with the surname Fenwick, but whether he was related to the wizarding family of the same name is unknown.

Known family membersEdit

EtymologyEdit

Fenwick is an English and Scottish habatational surname derived from the name of any of several villages (two in Northumberland, one in West Yorkshire, and one in Ayrshire, Scotland), from Old English fenn, "marsh," and wic, "dairy farm."[2][3]

Notes and referencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 See this image of a prop used in the films on display as part of Harry Potter: The Exhibition.
  2. "Fenwick" on Ancestry.com
  3. "Fenwick" on The Internet Surname Database

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