Austen Surname History
The family history of the Austen last name is maintained by the AncientFaces community. Join the community by adding to to our knowldge of the Austen:
- Austen family history
- Austen country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Austen last name meaning & etymology
- Austen spelling & pronunciation
Latest photos on AncientFaces
No one from the Austen community has shared photos. Here are new photos on AncientFaces:
Austen Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
No one has submitted information on Austen country of origin, nationality, or ethnicity. Add to this section
No content has been submitted about the Austen country of origin. The following is speculative information about Austen. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.
The nationality of Austen is often very difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Austen may be in dispute as result of whether the surname came in to being naturally and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of last names that come from a professional trade, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).
Austen Meaning & Etymology
No one has submitted information on Austen meaning and etymology. Add to this section
No content has been submitted about the meaning of Austen. The following is speculative information about Austen. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.
The meaning of Austen come may come from a profession, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these profession-based family names might be a profession in another language. Because of this it is important to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many names like Austen come from religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and other related texts. Often these surnames relate to a religious sentiment such as "Grace of God".
Austen Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
No one has added information on Austen spellings or pronunciations. Add to this section
No content has been submitted about alternate spellings of Austen. The following is speculative information about Austen. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.
Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Austen last name are important to understanding the history of the name. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Austen were written down based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Austen. Family names like Austen transform in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across tribes, family unions, and countries over generations.
Last names similar to AustenAustena, Austenaa, Austenaeous, Austenat, Austenberg, Austenberger, Austen-beyer, Austencamp, Austen-cartmell, Austen-clark, Austendig, Austen dirk, Austene, Austen-ehses, Austenelct, Austeneous, Austenfeld, Austenfelde, Austeng, Austenhofer
Austen Family Tree
Here are a few of the Austen biographies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Austens
- Betsy Austen Fuller
- Samuel Austen Jacobs 1780 - 1845
- Alice Austen Bassano
- Jane Austen 1775 - 1817
- Agnes Moore B. Auste 1500)
- Alexander Austen
- Margaret Austen
- John Austen, III
- John Austen
- George Austen