Berkeley Family History
Berkeley Surname History
Berkeley family history has rich origins whose details are beginning to be understood by Berkeley family members. This page is dedicated to the complete history of the Berkeley family name, Berkeley etymology, and stories of Berkeley ancestors. The Berkeley family name is an old family line that has spread all across the world over time, and as the name Berkeley has spread, it has evolved making its origin challenging to piece together.
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The evolution of Berkeley begins with the origins of thesurname. Even in the early generations of a name there have been variations in that single name simply because last names were infrequently written down at that stage in history.
As Berkeley families emigrated between countries and languages, the Berkeley name may have changed with them. It was common for a last name to change as it enters a new country or language. Berkeley family members have emigrated around the world all throughout history.
Berkeley country of origin
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The nationality of Berkeley may be complicated to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Berkeley may be difficult to determine as result of whether the family name came about naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of last names that are based on professions, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the family name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Meaning of the last name Berkeley
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The meaning of Berkeley come may come from a craft, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. A lot of these craft-based family names can be a profession in some other language. This is why it is important to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many western names like Berkeley originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and other related texts. Often these surnames relate to a religious expression such as "From the ash tree".
- Margaret Chaundos Berkeley 1350 - 1406
- George Berkeley 1st Earl Of Berkeley, 1st Earl of Berkeley 1628 - 1698
- Thomas Berkeley 1575 - 1611
- Allethea Berkeley
- Eleanor (Alianore) Constable Constable 1485 - 1525
- Elizabeth Carey Berkeley ? - 1635
- Elizabeth Neville Neville Berkeley 1470 - 1500
- Elizabeth Wormeley Carter Berkeley 1739 - 1778
- Maurice de Berkeley, 3rd Baron Berkeley 1435 - 1506
- Thomas or Maurice Berkeley
- Thomas De Berkeley 1348 - 1350
- Maurice de Berkeley, Sir Knight 1359 - 1401
- James De Berkeley, Sir 1355 - 1405
- George Berkeley 8th Lord Berkeley, 8th Lord Berkeley 1594 - 1658
- Alice Berkeley
- Margery de Vere Berkeley 1302 - 1349
- Maurice Berkeley 1298 - 1346
- James De Berkeley 1st Baron Berkeley Berkeley, 1st Baron Berkeley 1394 - 1463
- Alice Berkeley Brugge 1379 - 1414
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Famous people named Berkeley
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Berkeley
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Berkeley. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Fun facts about the Berkeley family
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Berkeley spelling variations
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Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Berkeley family name are important to understanding the history of the name. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Berkeley were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Berkeley. Last names like Berkeley vary in how they're spelled as they travel across villages, family branches, and languages over time.