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Blair Surname History
The family history of the Blair last name is maintained by the AncientFaces community. Join the community by adding to to this genealogy of the Blair:
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- Blair last name meaning & etymology
- Blair spelling & pronunciation
- genealogy and family tree
Blair Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Blair may be difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Blair may be in dispute depending on whether the family name came in to being naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from a professional trade, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Blair Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Blair come may come from a craft, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these craft-based surnames can be a profession in another language. This is why it is good to know the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many names like Blair are inspired by religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and other related texts. Often these names relate to a religious expression such as "Grace of God".
Blair Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the Blair family name are important to understanding the history of the name. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Blair were transliterated based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Blair. Last names like Blair change in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across tribes, family branches, and eras across time.
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Blair Family Tree
Here are a few of the Blair genealogies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Blairs
- Margaret Ellen Garrett (Blair) born 1902
- Bertha M (Blair)Humphrey
- Ned Blair
- Annette Blair born 1936
- Jane Blair ? died 1771
- James Blair 1762 - 1789
- Temperence Blair Hitchcock 1781 - 1860
- Laura Blair 1901 - 1972
- Laura M Blair 1918 - 2006
- Samuel Blair 1906 - 1970