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Debruyn Surname History
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Debruyn Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Debruyn may be very difficult to determine because countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Debruyn may be in dispute based on whether the surname came about naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from professions, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).
Debruyn Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Debruyn come may come from a trade, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these craft-based last names might be a profession in some other language. This is why it is good to know the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many western names like Debruyn come from religious texts like the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so on. In many cases these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Grace of God".
Debruyn Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Debruyn last name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Names like Debruyn change in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across tribes, family branches, and countries over time. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Debruyn were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Debruyn.
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Debruyn Family Tree
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- John DeBruyn born 1895
- Julia DeBruyn born 1884
- Leonard DeBruyn born 1882
- Johanna DeBruyn born 1887
- John DeBruyn born 1856
- Margaret Debruyn 1902 - 1982
- Joseph Debruyn 1877 - 1965
- Carrie Debruyn 1891 - 1976
- Joseph Debruyn 1899 - 1967
- Constance Barbara Debruyn 1935 - 2009