Alfant Family History & Genealogy
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Alfant Surname History
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Alfant Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Alfant is often complicated to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Alfant may be in dispute based on whether the family name came about naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of last names that come from professions, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Alfant Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Alfant come may come from a trade, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these trade-based last names can be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is essential to research the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many modern names like Alfant come from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. In many cases these surnames are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".
Alfant Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Alfant were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Alfant. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Alfant surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Family names like Alfant vary in their spelling as they travel across communities, family unions, and languages over the years.
Last names similar to AlfantAlfanta, Alfante, Alfanto, Alfanzo, Alfao, Alfaoui, Alfaour, Al-faour, Alfaouri, Alfapada, Alfaqih, Al Faqih Al Muqaddam, Alfar, Alfara, Alfarache, Alfarah, Alfarahta, Alfarai, Al-faraidy, Alfaraj
Alfant Family Tree
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- Irving Alfant 1916 - 2006
- Lena Alfant 1890 - 1978
- Beatrice Alfant 1922 - 1993
- Sam Alfant 1914 - 1998
- Beverly D Alfant 1929 - 2002
- Rebecca Alfant 1912 - 2000
- Rhoda Alfant 1938 - 2004
- Marc Alfant 1952 - 2006
- Ida P Alfant 1923 - 2000
- Estelle Alfant 1924 - 1990