Chidester Surname History
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Chidester Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Chidester may be complicated to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Chidester may be difficult to determine depending on whether the surname came about naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of family names that are based on a profession, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Chidester Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Chidester come may come from a trade, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these craft-based surnames might be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is useful to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many names like Chidester originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. Often these surnames relate to a religious expression such as "Favored of God".
Chidester Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Chidester were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Chidester. Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the Chidester family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Chidester change in how they're written as they travel across tribes, family branches, and languages over generations.
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Chidester Family Tree
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- Alice Chidester Thomas 1728 - 1805
- William Chidester 1698 - 1757
- Mary Chidester Hall 1822 - 1888
- John Peck Chidester 1775 - 1810
- David Chidester 1755 - 1800
- John Chidester
- Esther Chidester
- Eunice Chidester 1833 - 1905
- John Madison Chidester 1809 - 1893
- Joshual Parker Chidester 1843 - 1894