De Bruijn Surname History
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De Bruijn Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of De Bruijn may be complicated to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of De Bruijn may be in dispute depending on whether the name originated organically and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of family names that are based on professions, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
De Bruijn Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of De Bruijn come may come from a profession, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these profession-based surnames may be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is good to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many names like De Bruijn originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. Commonly these names relate to a religious expression such as "Grace of God".
De Bruijn Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as De Bruijn were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of De Bruijn. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the De Bruijn surname are important to understanding the history of the name. Names like De Bruijn change in how they're written as they travel across villages, family branches, and languages over generations.
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de Bruijn Family Tree
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- Jacob Daniel De Bruyn 1795 - 1859
- Christina Maria de Bruijn Claassens
- Jacoba De de Jager Bruijn
- Jacob De Bruijn
- Hester De Bruijn
- Cornelia De Bruijn
- Pieternelle De Bruijn
- Pietertje De Bruijn
- Johanna De Bruijn
- Anna De Bruijn