Cantrell Family History
Cantrell Surname History
This page is a hub for the complete history of the Cantrell last name, Cantrell origins, and history of people with the Cantrell name. Cantrell family history has a rich and complex origin whose details can be pieced together by Cantrell family researchers. The last name Cantrell is an old family line that has migrated all across the world over the centuries, and as the name Cantrell has migrated, it has changed making its etymology difficult to piece together.
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The evolution of Cantrell begins with it's early ancestors. Even in the early generations of a name there are variations in that single name simply because family names were infrequently written down at that stage in history.
It was not uncommon for a last name to change as it enters a new country or language. As families, tribes, and clans moved between countries and languages, the Cantrell name may have changed with them. Cantrell ancestors have travelled around different countries all throughout history.
Cantrell country of origin
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The nationality of Cantrell may be complicated to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Cantrell may be in dispute based on whether the name came in to being organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of surnames that are based on a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen).
Meaning of the last name Cantrell
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The meaning of Cantrell come may come from a profession, such as the name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk". A lot of these trade-based last names may be a profession in another language. For this reason it is useful to research the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many western names like Cantrell originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. Commonly these names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Lamb of God".
- Ruth Elizabeth (Cantrell) Gowder 1876 - ?
- Mary Frances Elizabeth Cantrell/Shook Edmonds 1854 - ?
- Bertha (Hutsell) Allen, Cantrell, Ritchey 1881 - ?
- Benjamin Cantrell 1768 - 1846
- Jemina Minu Cantrell 1730 - ?
- Henry Cantrell 1900 - ?
- Jemima Morris Cantrell
- Caleb Cantrell 1785 - ?
- ? Cantrell 1722 - ?
- Charlotte 1789 1789 Richardson 1789 - 1844
- Richard Cantrell 1764 - ?
- John Cantrell 1767 - 1826
- William Cantrell 1757 - 1837
- Isaac Cantrell
- Peter Cantrell 1767 - 1842
- Lloyd (Dick) Cantrell
- Captian Steven Cantrell 1758 - 1827
- Charlie Cantrell Rawls
- Milford Cantrell 1902 - ?
- Vearnie (Dink) Cantrell 1911 - ?
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Famous people named Cantrell
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Cantrell
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Cantrell. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Cantrell spelling variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Cantrell were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Cantrell. Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Cantrell name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Names like Cantrell vary in how they're said and written as they travel across tribes, family branches, and languages over the years.