Ashley Surname History
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Ashley Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Ashley can be complicated to determine because countries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Ashley may be in dispute as result of whether the surname originated organically and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of names that come from professions, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the family name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").
Ashley Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Ashley come may come from a profession, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these profession-based family names might be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is important to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many names like Ashley are inspired by religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. Often these surnames are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "From the ash tree".
Ashley Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Ashley were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in official records. This could have given rise misspellings of Ashley. Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the Ashley name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Family names like Ashley vary in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across villages, family lines, and languages over the years.
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Ashley Family Tree
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- Mary Ashley Robison 1833 - ?
- Herman Ashley Taylor 1901 - ?
- William Ashley
- Katherine Champernon Ashley ? - 1565
- William Symmes Ashley
- John Ashley 1740 - 1817
- Noah Ashley 1775 - ?
- John Ashley 1740 - ?
- Desire THATCHER Ashley 1744 - ?
- Thomas Ashley 1704 - ?