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Major General Sir Thomas Fraser OV

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Origins of surname

This is a Scottish name, which may ultimately be of French origin, derived from fraise ='strawberry', and have been given to a strawberry grower.

Early records

The name first appeared in Jersey church records in the 1750s, but it was another 20 years before a family became established.


  • Fraser
  • Frazer

Family records


Church records


Family trees


Great War service

Notes on our list, abbreviations used etc

  • Sir Thomas Fraser, Major-General, Commandant RE, OV
  • James Robertson Fraser (St H) Private, RASC
  • Thomas Augustine Frazer, Private, RJGB, wounded


Occupation records


Family wills

These wills created by members of the family are now held by Jersey Archive. By visiting the archive site and using the names, dates and reference numbers shown here, it is possible to view a copy of each will. You will have to subscribe to the Archive's online service to do this. To find out more about this collection, which covers the period from 1663 to 1980, and how to search for your family's wills there, visit our Jersey wills page

  • William Fraser of Merchiston Lodge, St Brelade - 21 June 1939, D/Y/A/105
  • James Fraser, 19 Landscape Grove, Mont Cochon - 31 October 1945, D/Y/A/114
  • Frances Frazer née Inman, Helena House, Great Union Road, St Helier - 18 October 1940, D/Y/A/107
  • Ernest Frazer, Helena House, St Helier - 1 February 1932, D/Y/A/92

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