Curtis Surname History
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Curtis Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Curtis can be very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Curtis may be difficult to determine depending on whether the name came in to being naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on a profession, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").
Curtis Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Curtis come may come from a craft, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these profession-based surnames may be a profession in another language. Because of this it is important to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many names like Curtis are inspired by religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so on. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious expression such as "Favored of God".
Curtis Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Family names like Curtis change in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across villages, family lines, and countries over the years. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Curtis were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in official records. This could have given rise misspellings of Curtis. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Curtis last name are important to understanding the etymology of the name.
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Curtis Family Tree
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- Abner Curtis
- Elijah Curtis 1776 - 1864
- Sarah Curtis 1778 - 1860
- Frances Hicks Curtis 1776 - ?
- Susannah Curtis
- Nathaniel Curtis 1780 - 1848
- Unknown Curtis
- Nathaniel Curtis 1797 - ?
- John B Curtis 1802 - ?
- Thomas Curtis 1812 - 1864