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Oliver Surname Origin

So named from the olive-tree, an emblem of peace.

Source: An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names With an Essay on their Derivation and Import; Arthur, William, M.A.; New York, NY: Sheldon, Blake, Bleeker & CO., 1857.

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There are only two lasting bequests we can give our children, One is roots; the other, wings. --Anonymous

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