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Subject: Re: does anybody know the origin of this name
Author: Cecilia   (guest, 139.222.128.2)
Date: April 2, 2002 at 12:18:15 AM
Reply to: does anybody know the origin of this name by chris
Afraid to say but the prfix Fitz usually indicates illagitamacy. Ie Fitzherbert's are descended from the bastard son of Herbert or of a Herbert. This is often found in names from Ireland which have their origins after the Henry I landed on the island.

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