De Graef Surname History
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De Graef Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of De Graef may be difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of De Graef may be in dispute as result of whether the surname came in to being organically and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from a profession, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
De Graef Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of De Graef come may come from a trade, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these profession-based family names might be a profession in another language. This is why it is important to research the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many modern names like De Graef are inspired by religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so forth. Often these names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Favored of God".
De Graef Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as De Graef were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of De Graef. Surnames like De Graef change in how they're written as they travel across tribes, family branches, and eras over time. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the De Graef surname are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.
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De Graef Family Tree
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- Neeltje De Graef Hegeman
- Willemtgen De Graef 1642 - ?
- Abraham Leendertsz De Graef
- Elisabeth De Graef 1641 - ?
- Abraham De Graef
- Johannes De Graef 1631 - ?
- Jan Jansz De Graef
- Maillaert De Graef 1636 - ?
- Maillaert De Graef
- Isaac De Graef 1637 - ?