Early Origins of the Touchet family
Normandy. "In 1082 Ursinus de Touchet granted lands to the Church of St. William, Maortaine. The name still remains in Normandy." CITATION[CLOSE]
The Norman People and Their Existing Descendants in the British Dominions and the United States Of America. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0636-X)
The first record of the family in ancient Britain was Joceline Touchet who was seated in Cheshire temp. William I (during the reign of William I, the Conqueror. ) He was father of Henry and his son, Henry was granted the village of Tattenhall by Ralph Gernons, the Earl of Chester. CITATION[CLOSE]
"Audley [in Staffordshire] gives the title of Baron to the family of Touchet." CITATION[CLOSE]
Early History of the Touchet family
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Touchet Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Touchet, Touchett, Touchette, Le Touchet, Le Touchett, Le Touchette, Touche and many more.
Early Notables of the Touchet family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Touchet family to the New World and Oceana
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Touchet Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century
Touchet Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century
Contemporary Notables of the name Touchet (post 1700)
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