Betts Surname History
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Betts Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Betts may be complicated to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Betts may be difficult to determine based on whether the surname originated naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of last names that come from a profession, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).
Betts Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Betts come may come from a trade, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these craft-based last names might be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is good to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many western names like Betts are inspired by religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, etc. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".
Betts Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Betts were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Betts. Surnames like Betts change in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across villages, family branches, and languages across time. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Betts surname are important to understanding the history of the name.
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Betts Family Tree
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- Joe & Alta (Betts) Harkins
- Myron Betts 1875 - ?
- John H Betts 1820 - ?
- Abel Benedict Betts 1813 - ?
- Adah Taylor Betts 1746 - 1831
- Benejah Taylor Betts 1804 - 1889
- Ira Betts, Jr 1806 - 1891
- Aaron Betts 1810 - 1888
- Abel Benedict Betts 1813 - 1889
- William Betts 1815 - 1897