Blair Family History
Blair Surname History
Blair family history has a complex evolution of which the particulars can be pieced together by Blair family members. This Blair history and genealogy page contains the contributed history of the Blair surname made up of user-contributed content from users like you. The Blair family name is an old lineage that has spread all across the world for many generations, and as the name Blair has migrated, it has changed making its history difficult to uncover.
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The evolution of Blair begins with the origins of thesurname. Even in the early generations of a name there have been changes in that name simply because last names were infrequently written down that long ago.
As these families moved between countries, the Blair name may have changed with them. It was not uncommon for a family name to change as it enters a new country or language. Blair families have travelled around the world all throughout history.
Blair country of origin
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The nationality of Blair may be very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Blair may be difficult to determine based on whether the name originated naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on professions, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).
Meaning of the last name Blair
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The meaning of Blair come may come from a trade, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these profession-based last names may be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is useful to research the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many names like Blair originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and other related texts. In many cases these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".
- Daniel Blair 1634 - 1704
- Samson Blair
- Nancy Blair
- Annette Blair 1936 - ?
- Elizabeth Blair Wooding-Cady
- Elizabeth Blair Bolling 1768 - 1837
- Jane Blair ? ? - 1771
- Daniel Blair ? - 1808
- Bertha M (Blair)Humphrey
- Agnes Wallace Blair
- Sarah Harrison Blair 1670 - 1713
- Temperence Blair Hitchcock 1781 - 1860
- Margaret Ellen Garrett (Blair) 1902 - ?
- Ned Blair
- Hester Blair Flanders
- Daniel Blair ? - 1808
- Seth Millington Blair
- JAMES Blair 1762 - 1789
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Famous people named Blair
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Blair
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Blair. 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 Blair family
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Blair spelling variations
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Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Blair name are important to understanding the history of the name. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Blair were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Blair. Names like Blair change in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family branches, and countries over the years.