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Alger Surname History
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- Alger spelling & pronunciation
Alger Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Alger may be difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Alger may be difficult to determine as result of whether the family name came in to being naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of names that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Alger Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Alger come may come from a trade, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these trade-based family names can be a profession in another language. Because of this it is good to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many modern names like Alger come from religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so forth. In many cases these names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".
Alger Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Names like Alger vary in how they're written as they travel across tribes, family branches, and eras across time. In early history when few people could write, names such as Alger were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Alger. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Alger name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.
Last names similar to AlgerAlgera, Algeraj, Algerame, Algerano, Algeranoff, Algerathoel, Algerbe, Algerbrian, Algerchristopher, Algere, Algeretti, Algergers, Algergreulich, Algerheim, Algerheimer, Algeri, Algeria, Algerian, Algerie, Algeries
Alger Family Tree
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- Susanna Alger Burr
- James ALGER Alger 1729 - 1810
- Martha Kingman Alger 1732 - 1813
- James Alger 1770 - 1844
- Hannah Bassett Alger 1771 - 1845
- Horatio Alger 1806 - 1881
- Olive Fenno Alger 1807 - 1878
- Elijah Greenfield Alger
- Martha Alger 1760 - 1785
- Anna Alger 1752 - 1839