Cecil Surname History
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- Cecil last name meaning & etymology
- Cecil spelling & pronunciation
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Cecil Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Cecil may be very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Cecil may be in dispute depending on whether the name originated organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from professions, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen).
Cecil Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Cecil come may come from a profession, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these craft-based surnames may be a profession in a different language. This is why it is useful to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many names like Cecil come from religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so forth. Often these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Lamb of God".
Cecil Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Cecil family name are important to understanding the history of the name. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Cecil were written down based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Cecil. Surnames like Cecil change in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across tribes, family branches, and countries over the years.
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Cecil Family Tree
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- Virgie Lyons ( baby Cecil )
- PVT Cecil Dorsey
- Odie Cecil Geiger 1893 - ?
- WV Gov. Cecil Underwood
- Robert Cecil Clark 1897 - ?
- William Cecil 1501 - 1548
- Elizabeth Cecil Wingfield 1525 - 1611
- James Cecil 1805 - 1871
- Katy Peavyhouse Cecil ? - 1805
- Samuel Cecil