Bivens Surname History
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Bivens Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Bivens can be very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Bivens may be in dispute depending on whether the surname came in to being organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of family names that are based on professions, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Bivens Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Bivens come may come from a craft, such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen. Some of these trade-based surnames might be a profession in another language. This is why it is useful to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many names like Bivens are inspired by religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, etc. In many cases these names are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".
Bivens Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Bivens were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Bivens. Last names like Bivens change in their spelling as they travel across villages, family lines, and countries across time. Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Bivens name are important to understanding the etymology of the name.
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Bivens Family Tree
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- Nathaniel Bivens 1726 - 1816
- Rev. Elijah S. Bivens 1770 - 1860
- Margaret Peggy Tyler Bivens 1730 - 1816
- John Bivens 1760 - 1818
- Sarah Bivens Hough 1763 - 1836
- Stephen Bivins Bivens 1774 - 1859
- Moses Bivens 1778 - ?
- Nathaniel Jr Bivens 1787 - 1845
- William D Bivens 1774 - ?
- Nathaniel Bivens 1728 - 1816