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Tooby Early Origins



The surname Tooby was first found in Holland, where the name became noted for its many branches in the region, each house acquiring a status and influence which was envied by the princes of the region. The name was first recorded in Amsterdam, an ancient 13th century town held by the Lords of Amstel. Giesebrecht II built a castle there. Geisbrecht III built the dam to keep out the sea. It is first mentioned in charters of 1275 when Floris IV, the count of Holland granted its charter. It became a city of great mercantile wealth. It hold great treasures of art. In their later history the surname became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into a most influential family.

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Tooby Early History


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Tooby Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Tooby research. Another 257 words (18 lines of text) covering the year 1597 is included under the topic Early Tooby History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Tooby Spelling Variations


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Tooby Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Tobis, Töbis, Tobusch, Teublitz, Thobias, Thobis, Thöbis, Thobus, Teubas and many more.

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Tooby Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Tooby Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Tooby Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Tooby Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • John Tooby, who settled in Maryland in 1729

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Tooby Family Crest Products


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Tooby Family Crest Products




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