|"We must've been through hundreds of books already and we can't find him anywhere —"|
- Ignatius Tuft — Minister for Magic from 1959 to 1962; son of Wilhelmina who immediately succeeded his mother in office
- Wilhelmina Tuft — Minister for Magic from 1948 to 1959
Tuft may be an English topographical name derived from Middle English tufte, "a cluster of trees or bushes." It is also a Norwegian habitational name taken from the names of various farms, from Old Norse tupt, "site, lot."