Tolliver Family History
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Tolliver Name Meaning
English: variant of Telfer. Americanized form of the Italian family name Taliaferro (cognate with 1), from tagliare ‘to cut’ + ferro ‘iron’, probably applied as a nickname for a metal worker or a fierce fighter (see genealogical note).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Colliver, Hollier, Dolliver, Toller, Welliver, Woliver, Oliver