Altweis Family History & Genealogy
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Altweis Surname History
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Altweis Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Altweis is often difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Altweis may be in dispute based on whether the surname came in to being naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Altweis Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Altweis come may come from a craft, such as the name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials. Some of these craft-based last names might be a profession in another language. Because of this it is useful to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many modern names like Altweis are inspired by religious texts such as the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and other related texts. Often these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "From the ash tree".
Altweis Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Altweis last name are important to understanding the history of the name. In early history when few people could write, names such as Altweis were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Altweis. Family names like Altweis change in their spelling as they travel across tribes, family unions, and eras across time.
Last names similar to AltweisAltweiss, Altwell, Altwelt, Altwens, Altwer, Altwerg, Altwerger, Altwern, Altwers, Altweyer, Altwicker, Altwicker-lessin, Altwickler, Altwie, Altwies, Altwig, Alt-wilden, Altwilisch, Altwiller, AltWilliam
Altweis Family Tree
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- Edward Altweis 1908 - 1996
- Ruth Altweis 1908 - 1979
- Minnie Altweis 1910 - 1983
- Elvira M Altweis 1896 - 1992
- Allen L Altweis 1951 - 1996
- Lisa H. (Altweis) Harris 1961 - ?
- Eugene J Altweis 1921 - ?