Brian at this time the earliest record of a Totty permanatly living in America is Thomas Totty whose name appears on land records in Henrico Co. Virginia as early as 1685. It is possible that John Totty was in the Americas as early as 1650. A license for John Totty commander of the John and Mary which was in Barbados in 1650 to return there was issued Jan. 20, 1651. Also a customs certificate dated Jan. 8, 1649 for shipment by Thos. Chamberlain of goods for Barbadoes in the William and Richard of London names a Mr. John Totty.
Lt. Thomas Totty appears on a list of names of officers and soldiers engaged in the American Expedition, who during the years 1656, 1657 and 1658 applied for arrears of pay. His is dated Dec. 25, 1656