Astor Surname History
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- Astor last name meaning & etymology
- Astor spelling & pronunciation
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Astor Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Astor is often difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Astor may be difficult to determine based on whether the name came about organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of family names that are based on a craft, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Astor Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Astor come may come from a craft, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these craft-based last names may be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is good to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many western names like Astor originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, etc. Commonly these surnames are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".
Astor Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Astor last name are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Astor change in how they're said and written as they travel across communities, family unions, and eras over the years. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Astor were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Astor.
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Astor Family Tree
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- Vincent Astor
- Ava Lowle Astor
- Gavin Astor 2nd Baron Astor Of Hever 1918 - 1984
- Hugh Waldorf Astor 1920 - 1999
- John Astor 1923 - 1927
- Emily Astor 1854 - 1881
- Charlotte Augusta Astor 1858 - 1920
- Caroline Schermerhorn Astor 1861 - 1948
- Ava Willing Astor Lister Lady Willing Ribblesdale 1868 - 1958
- Mary Jacqueline Astor