Degraaf Family History & Genealogy
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Degraaf Surname History
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Degraaf Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Degraaf is often complicated to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Degraaf may be in dispute as result of whether the family name came about naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of names that come from professions, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).
Degraaf Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Degraaf come may come from a craft, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these profession-based family names can be a profession in some other language. This is why it is good to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many names like Degraaf originate from religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so forth. Often these names are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Favored of God".
Degraaf Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Last names like Degraaf change in their spelling as they travel across communities, family unions, and languages across time. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Degraaf 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 Degraaf. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Degraaf last name are important to understanding the etymology of the name.
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Degraaf Family Tree
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- Nicholas Degraaf
- Johanna Degraaf
- Moses Degraaf
- Jan Degraaf John Degraff
- Maria Stoutenburgh Degraaf
- John Evert Degraaf
- William Degraaf 1919 - 1986
- Tilly Degraaf 1917 - 2009
- Grace C Degraaf 1956 - 2003
- Lina Degraaf 1892 - 1968