Altus Family History & Genealogy
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Altus Surname History
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Altus Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Altus can be very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Altus may be in dispute as result of whether the family name came in to being naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of surnames that are based on a craft, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Altus Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Altus come may come from a profession, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these trade-based family names can be a profession in another language. This is why it is good to research the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many modern names like Altus originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, etc. In many cases these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Lamb of God".
Altus Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Altus family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Surnames like Altus transform in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family lines, and countries over time. In early history when few people could write, names such as Altus were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in official records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Altus.
Last names similar to AltusAltusch, Altush, Altuski, Altusky, Altut, Altutas, Altuto, Altuva, Altuvas, Altuve, Altuvilla, Altuwairish, Altux, Altuz, Altuzar, Altuzarra, Altuzarra Hern, Altuzer, Altuzius, Altuz-rojas
Altus Family Tree
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- Nettie Altus Foster
- Sylvia M Altus 1920 - 2003
- Bertha Altus 1915 - 1999
- Bess Altus 1922 - 2000
- Irving Altus 1918 - 2010
- Harold Altus 1910 - 1986
- George Altus 1909 - 1975
- Cynthia Altus 1908 - 1999
- Harold Altus 1911 - 1987
- Maria Altus 1916 - 2010