Bliss Surname History
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Bliss Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Bliss can be complicated to determine because countries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Bliss may be in dispute depending on whether the surname originated naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from a profession, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).
Bliss Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Bliss come may come from a craft, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these craft-based surnames might be a profession in a different language. This is why it is good to research the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many western names like Bliss originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. Often these family names relate to a religious expression such as "Grace of God".
Bliss Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Bliss were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were written in public records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Bliss. Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the Bliss name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Family names like Bliss change in their spelling as they travel across villages, family lines, and languages over time.
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Bliss Family Tree
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- Margaret A. Bliss Cooley 1683 - 1794
- Jonathan Bliss 1626 - 1687
- Samuel Bliss, Sr. 1647 - 1720
- Sarah Bliss Webster 1677 - ?
- Mary Bascom Bliss 1731 - ?
- Sarah Bliss 1711 - 1788
- Ebenezer Bliss, Jr.
- Ebenezer Bliss 1767 - 1839
- Rosannah Patterson Bliss ? - 1839
- Esther Bliss 1796 - ?