Dottrell

A small plover, one of the water fowl favoured by 15c and 16c nobility.

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  • Dottrell — Recorded in a number of spellings including Dottrell and Dotterill, this ancient surname is medieval and English in origin. It derives from the pre 7th century word doten and the later Middle English dottrell meaning the plover bird., or at least …   Surnames reference

  • Dotterill — Recorded in a number of spellings including Dottrell and Dotterill, this ancient surname is medieval and English in origin. It derives from the pre 7th century word doten and the later Middle English dottrell meaning the plover bird., or at least …   Surnames reference

  • Francis Crozier — Francis Rawdon Moira Crozier (* 16. August[1] 1796 in Banbridge, County Down, Irland; † Winter 1848 in der Nähe der King William Insel, Kanada) war ein irischstämmiger Offizier der britischen Royal Navy, der an mehreren Expeditionen in Arktis und …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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