Cornell Family History & Genealogy
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Cornell Surname History
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Cornell Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Cornell can be very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Cornell may be in dispute based on whether the name originated naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of last names that come from a craft, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Cornell Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Cornell come may come from a trade, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these craft-based last names may be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is important to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many names like Cornell are inspired by religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. In many cases these family names relate to a religious expression such as "Grace of God".
Cornell Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Cornell were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in official records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Cornell. Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Cornell family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Names like Cornell vary in their spelling as they travel across villages, family lines, and countries over the years.
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Cornell Family Tree
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- Margaret Cornell Cornell-Coffman 1803 - ?
- James Cornell
- Abigail Tripp Cornell 1710 - ?
- Richard (Richard) Cornell 1565 - 1631
- James Cornell 1753 - 1839
- Ruth White Cornell 1746 - ?
- John Cornell 1634 - 1704
- Joshua Cornell, II 1642 - 1664
- Hannah Cornell 1711 - 1766
- Richard Cornell, I 1624 - 1694