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Early Origins of the Tuxbury family


The surname Tuxbury was first found in Gloucestershire where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. But Saxon surnames survived and the family name was first referenced in the 13th century. At the taking of the Domesday Book Tewksbury was a large market town having 2 mills, a fishery, and a salt house. It's ancient name was Tedechsberrie. The Normans built a great Abbey church.

Early History of the Tuxbury family


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Tuxbury Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Tewksbury, Tueksbury, Tuxbury, Tucksbury and many more.

Early Notables of the Tuxbury family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Tuxbury family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: settlers who were recorded from the mid 17th century in the great migration from Europe. Migrants settled in the eastern seaboard from Newfoundland, to Maine, to Virginia, the Carolinas, and to the islands..

Contemporary Notables of the name Tuxbury (post 1700)


  • Francis V. Tuxbury, American Republican politician, Member of New Hampshire State House of Representatives from Hanover; Elected 1938 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 23) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Dwight Tuxbury, American politician, Member of Vermont State House of Representatives from Windsor, 1888 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 23) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Albert Tuxbury, American Democrat politician, Member of Nebraska State House of Representatives, 1866; Candidate for Governor of Nebraska, 1874 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 23) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

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  1. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 23) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

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