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From: "adrianp7" <>
Subject: Re: [DEV] Fortescue name in Devon
Date: Sat, 22 Jan 2011 10:20:27 -0000
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Dennis

It is an old family name going back to 1066. I have a connection to that
family.

See also: -

http://fortescue.org/

Adrian
Yorkshire

----- Original Message -----
From: "Dennis Grubb" <>
To: <>
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.
>
> Regards
>
> Dennis Grubb


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