Ashford Surname History
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- Ashford spelling & pronunciation
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Ashford Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Ashford can be very difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Ashford may be difficult to determine as result of whether the name originated naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of names that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the last name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Ashford Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Ashford come may come from a profession, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these profession-based family names may be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is important to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many names like Ashford originate from religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so forth. In many cases these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".
Ashford Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Last names like Ashford transform in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across villages, family lines, and countries over the years. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Ashford were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Ashford. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Ashford name are important to understanding the etymology of the name.
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Ashford Family Tree
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- Ann Ashford 1761 - 1845
- Sarah Ashford Nelson Lynn
- Michael Ashford Dowden
- Florence Paulett Ashford
- John Ashford
- Esther Ashford Dowden
- Robert Ashford
- William Ashford
- Joseph Ashford Lynn
- Deborah Vale Ashford