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Re: Surname Toy- Gloria Dei Church, PA- 1700 Elias Toy

Posted: 2 Mar 2013 1:01PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Toy, Tay, Taw
Another article here mentions that Swedes were looking for a church location. A foto caption reads "Old Swedes'Church."

History of Philadelphia, 1609-1884, Volume 2 By John Thomas Scharf, Thompson Westcott

An agreement was ratified and the name Elias Toy is found on a "suitable instrument of writing."

The church was dedicated on July 2, 1700. It says many English were present at the ceremony and the pastor spoke also in the English language. I assume he spoke Swedish.
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