Cleveland Family History
Cleveland Surname History
Cleveland family history has a rich and complex origin of which the particulars have been accumulated over the years by Cleveland family researchers. This Cleveland history and genealogy page contains the accumulated history of the Cleveland surname made up of user-uploaded content from other AncientFaces users. The Cleveland family name is an old heredity that has spread all across the world over time, and as the name Cleveland has migrated, it has changed making its origin difficult to unearth.
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The evolution of Cleveland begins with it's early ancestors. Even in the earliest days of a name there have been different spellings of that name simply because last names were infrequently written down back when few people could write.
As Cleveland families moved between countries, the Cleveland name may have changed with them. It was not uncommon for a surname to change as it enters a new country or language. Cleveland families have emigrated around the world all throughout history.
Cleveland country of origin
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The nationality of Cleveland is often complicated to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Cleveland may be in dispute depending on whether the surname came in to being organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of family names that are based on a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen).
Meaning of the last name Cleveland
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The meaning of Cleveland come may come from a craft, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Many of these trade-based surnames might be a profession in another language. This is why it is essential to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many modern names like Cleveland originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so forth. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious expression such as "Grace of God".
- James Cleveland 1774 - 1822
- Grover Cleveland McSwain 1893 - ?
- Angeline Cleveland (Allen) 1849 - ?
- John Cleveland Mealor 1896 - ?
- Judson Cleveland Davenport 1890 - ?
- George Cleveland Coverdell 1885 - ?
- James Cleveland 1730 - ?
- Grover Cleveland Zimmerman 1886 - ?
- Grover Cleveland Bonnell 1884 - ?
- Jacob Franklin (Jake) Cleveland 1895 - ?
- Ulysses Cleveland (Teon) Griffis
- Susanna Porter Cleveland 1716 - 1788
- Maty Or Betsy Darbe or Darby Cleveland
- Earl Cleveland Vannest
- Susannah Hartshorn Hartshorn Cleveland
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Famous people named Cleveland
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Cleveland
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Cleveland. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Fun facts about the Cleveland family
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Cleveland spelling variations
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Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Cleveland last name are important to understanding the history of the name. In early history when few people could write, names such as Cleveland were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Cleveland. Names like Cleveland change in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across tribes, family unions, and languages over time.