De Witt Surname History
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The nationality of De Witt can be difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of De Witt may be in dispute as result of whether the surname came in to being organically and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from a profession, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
De Witt Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of De Witt come may come from a craft, such as the name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker. Some of these profession-based family names might be a profession in another language. This is why it is good to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many names like De Witt originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so forth. Commonly these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".
De Witt Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the De Witt family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as De Witt were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have given rise misspellings of De Witt. Last names like De Witt vary in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across villages, family lines, and eras across time.
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De Witt Family Tree
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- Petronella De DeWitt Witt 1656 - 1724
- Susanna Petronella De Vrey Witt 1844 - 1918
- Lucas De 1670-1703 Witt
- Serge De De witt 1891 - 1990
- Katherine De Witt Whiting 1820 - 1882
- Geertruy De Witt
- Michiel Josias De Tobias Witt 1811 - 1888
- Paulus De Witt
- Catherine De Witt D Puy)
- Peek De 1676-1704 Witt