Ankeny Family History
Ankeny Surname History
Ankeny family history has a complex evolution of which the particulars can be pieced together by Ankeny family members. The Ankeny family name is an old lineage that has migrated all across the world for many generations, and as the Ankeny family has spread, it has evolved making its history challenging to piece together. This Ankeny history and genealogy page contains the accumulated history of the Ankeny surname made up of user-uploaded content from users like you.
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The evolution of Ankeny begins at it's earliest origins. Even in the earliest days of a name there are variations in that single name simply because last names were infrequently written down that long ago.
As these families emigrated between countries, the Ankeny name may have changed with them. Ankeny ancestors have moved around the world all throughout history. It was common for a last name to change as it enters a new country or language.
Ankeny country of origin
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The nationality of Ankeny may be very difficult to determine because countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Ankeny may be in dispute depending on whether the name originated organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of family names that are based on a profession, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen).
Meaning of the last name Ankeny
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The meaning of Ankeny come may come from a trade, such as the name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials. A lot of these profession-based surnames may be a profession in a different language. This is why it is good to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many western names like Ankeny originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, etc. Commonly these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".
- Richard J Ankeny 1915 - 2003
- Dennis C Ankeny 1956 - 1995
- Eleanor M Ankeny 1903 - 1997
- Carl Ankeny 1925 - 1967
- Mary Ankeny 1881 - 1975
- Natalie W Ankeny 1912 - 1988
- Robert Ankeny 1906 - 1970
- Velma M Ankeny 1923 - 1996
- Margaret A Ankeny 1925 - 1995
- Nesmith Ankeny 1947 - 2007
- Mabel I Ankeny 1925 - 2004
- Alice Ankeny 1886 - 1971
- John Ankeny 1897 - 1973
- Estella K Ankeny 1892 - 1991
- Olive L Ankeny 1921 - 2003
- Gertrude J Ankeny 1932 - 2005
- John Ankeny 1898 - 1978
- Mildred I Ankeny 1905 - 1989
- Jane L Ankeny 1915 - 1994
- Irene L Ankeny 1905 - 1993
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Famous people named Ankeny
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Ankeny
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Ankeny. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Ankeny spelling variations
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Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Ankeny surname are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Last names like Ankeny vary in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across tribes, family branches, and countries over time. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Ankeny were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in public records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Ankeny.