TOTH, TOT - Surname Meaning & Origin:
The surname Toth can also be German from the middle-high German tot, meaning "death" or tote, meaning godfather. The Toth surname may also possibly derive from the Danish-Viking name Thjod.
Alternate Surname Spellings:
Fun Facts About the Toth Surname:
Famous People with the Surname TOTH and Variations:
- Robert Toth - famous artist and sculptor
- Alex Toth - American comic book artist and animation designer
- Laszlo Toth - Hungarian-born, Australian geologist known for attacking and damaging Michelangelo's Pietà with a hammer in 1972.
Genealogy Resources for the Surname TOTH:
Toth Family Genealogy Forum
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FamilySearch - TOTH Genealogy
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TOTH Surname & Family Mailing Lists
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References: Surname Meanings & Origins
Cottle, Basil. Penguin Dictionary of Surnames. Baltimore, MD: Penguin Books, 1967.
Menk, Lars. A Dictionary of German Jewish Surnames. Avotaynu, 2005.
Beider, Alexander. A Dictionary of Jewish Surnames from Galicia. Avotaynu, 2004.
Hanks, Patrick and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford University Press, 1989.
Hanks, Patrick. Dictionary of American Family Names. Oxford University Press, 2003.
Smith, Elsdon C. American Surnames. Genealogical Publishing Company, 1997.
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