Altner Family History & Genealogy
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Altner Surname History
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Altner Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Altner may be complicated to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Altner may be in dispute depending on whether the family name came in to being organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from a profession, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker).
Altner Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Altner come may come from a trade, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these profession-based surnames can be a profession in another language. This is why it is useful to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many western names like Altner originate from religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so on. Often these surnames are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".
Altner Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Family names like Altner transform in how they're said and written as they travel across communities, family branches, and languages over generations. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Altner were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in official records. This could have given rise misspellings of Altner. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Altner last name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.
Last names similar to AltnerAltner-siegmund, Altnether, Altneu, Altnew, Altney, Altneyer, Altnickel, Altnig, Altnikol, Altniyer, Altnoch, Altnöder, Altnoeder, Altnoian, Alt-nölting, Altnordhof, Altnordhoff, Altnoren, AltNorman, AltNorris
Altner Family Tree
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- Irma Altner 1877 - 1962
- Gustav Altner 1876 - 1973
- Nickolas Altner 1916 - 1976
- Henry C Altner 1912 - 1996
- Hyman Altner 1887 - 1977
- Helen Altner 1907 - 1987
- Bernhard Altner 1920 - 1996
- Louis Altner 1915 - 2005
- Karl Altner 1923 - 1986
- Edward Altner 1910 - 1994