Abbey Family History
Abbey Surname History
This page is a hub for the complete history of the Abbey last name, Abbey etymology, and history of Abbey ancestors. Abbey family history has a rich and complex origin of which the particulars are beginning to be understood by Abbey family members. The Abbey family is an old lineage that has spread all across the world over the centuries, and as the Abbey family has migrated, it has evolved making its origin difficult to uncover.
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The evolution of Abbey starts with it's early ancestors. Even in the early generations of a name there have been different spellings of that name simply because surnames were infrequently written down that long ago.
It was not uncommon for a family name to change as it enters a new country or language. As families, tribes, and clans emigrated between countries and languages, the Abbey name may have changed with them. Abbey ancestors have moved across various regions all throughout history.
Abbey country of origin
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The nationality of Abbey is often very difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Abbey may be difficult to determine as result of whether the family name originated organically and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of last names that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the last name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen).
Meaning of the last name Abbey
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The meaning of Abbey come may come from a craft, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these trade-based family names can be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is important to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many modern names like Abbey originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. Commonly these names are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".
- Sarah Mercy Abbey 1638 - 1704
- Ruby E Abbey
- Alcey Abbey Wyche
- Chester Abbey
- Thomas Abbe Abbey 1656 - 1728
- Tabitha Reynolds Abbey 1625 - 1661
- Mary Ripley Abbey 1714 - 1769
- Albert Alfonso Abbey 1847 - ?
- Deubal Abbey 1890 - ?
- Obadiah Abbe Abbey 1648 - 1732
- Mable Abbey 1879 - 1929
- Aaron Abbey 1825 - 1905
- Charles W. Abbey 1849 - ?
- Zerviah Abbey
- Ebenzer Abbey, Jr.
- Julia Abbey Pearce 1854 - 1885
- Edward Abbey 1851 - ?
- Henry Abbey 1845 - ?
- Walter S. Abbey 1859 - 1908
- Soloman Abbey
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Famous people named Abbey
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Abbey
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Abbey. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Abbey spelling variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Abbey were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Abbey. Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the Abbey family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Abbey transform in their spelling as they travel across tribes, family unions, and countries over generations.