Close Family History
Close Surname History
This Close origins and history page contains the contributed history of the Close last name made up of user-submitted content from other AncientFaces users. The Close family is an old lineage that has spread all across the world over time, and as the Close family has migrated, it has changed making its origin a challenge to uncover. Close family history has rich origins of which the particulars are beginning to be understood by Close family researchers.
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The evolution of Close begins with the origins of thesurname. Even in the early generations of a name there are changes in that name simply because surnames were infrequently written down that long ago.
It was not unusual for a family name to change as it enters a new country or language. Close family members have migrated around the world all throughout history. As families, tribes, and clans moved between countries, the Close name may have changed with them.
Close country of origin
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The nationality of Close is often very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Close may be difficult to determine depending on whether the family name came about organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of surnames that are based on a profession, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").
Meaning of the last name Close
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The meaning of Close come may come from a craft, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these craft-based surnames can be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is essential to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many names like Close originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, etc. Often these surnames relate to a religious sentiment such as "Favored of God".
- Jonathan Close 1754 - 1830
- Lydia Close
- Abigail Close Knapp 1710 - ?
- Napoleon Bonaparte "Berry" Close 1851 - ?
- Hannah Close Knapp
- Jonathan Close
- Rachel Close
- Nathaniel Close 1751 - ?
- Jane Close Stone 1796 - 1873
- Hannah Close Knapp
- Keren Morningstar Close
- Solomon Close 1730 - 1793
- Coleman Close
- Solomon Close 1812 - ?
- Lewis R. Close
- Solomon Close 1715 - ?
- Noah Close
- Jonathan Close ? - 1754
- Ida Close
- Rebecca Tompkins Close 1679 - 1761
Close Family Tree
Famous people named Close
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Close
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Close. 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 Close family
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Close spelling variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Close were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Close. Surnames like Close change in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across villages, family unions, and countries over the years. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Close family name are important to understanding the history of the name.