Clewis Surname History
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- Clewis last name meaning & etymology
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Clewis Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Clewis is often difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Clewis may be difficult to determine depending on whether the surname came about organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from professions, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the last name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Clewis Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Clewis come may come from a profession, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these craft-based surnames might be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is important to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many names like Clewis originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, etc. Commonly these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Favored of God".
Clewis Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Clewis were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were written in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Clewis. Names like Clewis transform in their spelling as they travel across tribes, family unions, and eras across time. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Clewis last name are important to understanding the etymology of the name.
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Clewis Family Tree
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- Peter Clewis 1930 - 1979
- Phyllis V Clewis 1930 - 1999
- Bassett Naul Clewis 1919 - 2011
- Priscilla V Clewis 1924 - 2005
- Beatrice F Clewis 1916 - 1992
- James M Clewis 1947 - 2010
- Pauline C Clewis 1928 - 1999
- Lillian R Clewis 1928 - 2001
- Alpha Clewis 1900 - 1978
- Litha S Clewis 1915 - 2000