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Re: family name origins and history
Posted by: Mark Taylor (ID *****0001) Date: March 20, 2004 at 20:42:28
In Reply to: Re: family name origins and history by Iain Tozer of 264

I am very interested in thhe Tozer name and history. I realize that your message was posted 3 years ago, but hopefully people are still reading them. As I recall from what I was told, Iain is quite correct about the meaning of Tozer - "to tease or comb wool". My family originated from Devon / Cornwall (not sure but possibly Plymouth) I have discovered that a John Pinson Newton TOZER emigrated to Adelaide, South Australia on the "Navarino" arriving 6th Dec. 1937. with his wife Jane. Can anyone help me find a UK connection? I would be extremely grateful.Thanks, Kathryn (nee Tozer).

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