A man of great and noble birth. He was "born with a silver spoon in his mouth", granting him a higher rank and title in the social hierarchy us poor, common folk may never acquire. For example, British titles include: Dukes, Marquesses, Barons, Knighthood, etc.
Toffer Pictured: Madame de Pompadour. Portrait by François Boucher.
A dandy or swell, one who dresses well. Toffer is the female version of "Toff". 2.) A Victorian courtesan with elevated rank, wealth and social status amonst common mistresses. Hey, a rose is still a rose.