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From: "adrianp7" <>
Subject: Re: [DEV] Fortescue name in Devon
Date: Sat, 22 Jan 2011 10:20:27 -0000
It is an old family name going back to 1066. I have a connection to that
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From: "Dennis Grubb" <>
Sent: Saturday, January 22, 2011 8:32 AM
Subject: [DEV] Fortescue name in Devon
>I have Elizabeth Fortescue Taylor born in 1818 in Dawlish, Devon, Eng St.
> Gregory Parish in my tree, she is me great great grandmother.
> Does anyone know where the name Fortescue came from.
> It appears several times in my tree.
> EFT came to South Australia about 1840.
> Any and all clues would be helpful.
> Dennis Grubb