Cheives Surname History
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- Cheives spelling & pronunciation
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Cheives Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Cheives can be very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Cheives may be in dispute as result of whether the family name came in to being naturally and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of names that come from professions, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Cheives Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Cheives 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 family names can be a profession in another language. For this reason it is important to know the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many modern names like Cheives originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. Often these family names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".
Cheives Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Cheives were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Cheives. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Cheives surname are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Cheives transform in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across tribes, family lines, and countries over generations.
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Cheives Family Tree
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- Edward J Cheives 1922 - 1989
- James R Cheives 1819 - 1892
- Shelton Cheives
- William L. Cheives
- Arthur S Cheives 1918 - ?