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Subject: Re: surname Heather
Author: Sean Foglai   (guest)
Date: May 9, 2004 at 6:01 PM
Reply to: surname Heather by tilly

One of my name books says that it comes from Middle English ...obviously from folks that lived in an area with plenty of heather ...If you want to go deeper, my Indo-European root book says that it derives from Old English, 'hǽth' meaning untilled land.

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  • surname Heather - tilly  May 8 2004, 5:47 PM
    • Re: surname Heather - Sean Foglai  May 9 2004, 6:01 PM