Name, and father's name, spelt Neeche in Suffolk Parish Register 1601 - 1657, but father's name spelt Neech in other records
County Norfolk, Depwade District, Redenhall with Harleston, Hearth Taxes Register 1664. Name recorded as "Tho Neech"
Source : Email from Tasman Armitage. Suffolk Parish Register 1601 - 1657 http://www.rootsweb.com/~engdorse/Thornham_Magna1.html