Starting Sept. 30, 2014, Genealogy.com will be making a big change. GenForum message boards, Family Tree Maker homepages, and the most popular articles will be preserved in a read-only format, while several other features will no longer be available, including member subscriptions and the Shop.
 
Learn more


Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Surnames: Tooley Family Genealogy Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Re: Is the name French or Irish [both?]
Posted by: Sherry Nelson (ID *****4533) Date: September 02, 2006 at 15:26:15
In Reply to: Re: Is the name French or Irish [both?] by Glenn Tuley of 838

One of my ancestors was Catharine Tooley, who was born in Ireland in the 1860's. Her US census record lists her father's birthplace as France and his 1st language as French. So, I assume that "Tooley" is an Anglicization of some French surname.

Sherry


Notify Administrator about this message?
Followups:

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

http://genforum.genealogy.com/tooley/messages/678.html
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network