The roots of the name Toshach are found among the Strathclyde-Briton people of the ancient Scottish/English Borderlands. Toshach was originally found in Perthshire.
Early Origins of the Toshach family
The surname Toshach was first found in Perthshire
(Gaelic: Siorrachd Pheairt) former county in the present day Council Area of Perth and Kinross, located in central Scotland
, where they held a family seat
from very ancient times. The name is from an ancient Runic inscribed stone 'Tovisaci' which in Welsh
is "Tywysog," which means Chief or Leader.
Early History of the Toshach family
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Toshach Spelling Variations
It is only in the last few hundred
years that rules have developed and the process of spelling according to sound has been abandoned. Scottish names from before that time tend to appear under many different spelling variations
. Toshach has been spelled Toshach,Toshack and others.
Early Notables of the Toshach family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Toshach family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Toshach Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century
- John Toshach, who arrived in Canada in 1821