Abbey Surname History
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- Abbey last name meaning & etymology
- Abbey spelling & pronunciation
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Abbey Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Abbey may be difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Abbey may be in dispute depending on whether the name came about organically and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of family names that come from a professional trade, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).
Abbey Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Abbey come may come from a craft, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these trade-based surnames may be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is essential to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many modern names like Abbey originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. Often these surnames are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "From the ash tree".
Abbey Pronunciation & 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 public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Abbey. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Abbey last name are important to understanding the history of the name. Surnames like Abbey transform in how they're spelled as they travel across tribes, family branches, and eras over time.
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Abbey Family Tree
Here are a few of the Abbey biographies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Abbeys
- Ruby E Abbey
- Alcey Abbey Wyche
- Mary Ripley Abbey 1714 - 1769
- Sarah Mercy Abbey 1638 - 1704
- Thomas Abbe Abbey 1656 - 1728
- Obadiah Abbe Abbey 1648 - 1732
- Julia Abbey Pearce 1854 - 1885
- Mable Abbey 1879 - 1929
- Albert Alfonso Abbey 1847 - ?
- Charles W. Abbey 1849 - ?