Who's Who of Egyptian people, queens and family: Tjuroy


18th Dynasty

Tjuroy was an official in the court of 'Ahmose I (1550-1525 B.C.) during the 18th dynasty, and probably Amenhotep I as well. Tjuroy was the son of 'Ahmose-Sitayet, the viceroy of Nubia. An hereditary nobleman, he inherited his fathers titles and the office of regulating the affairs of the lands below the cataracts..

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Last Updated: June 21st, 2011

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