Dolley Surname History
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- Dolley last name meaning & etymology
- Dolley spelling & pronunciation
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Dolley Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Dolley can be very difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Dolley may be in dispute as result of whether the family name originated organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of family names that come from a profession, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Dolley Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Dolley come may come from a craft, such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen. Some of these profession-based family names can be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is good to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many modern names like Dolley originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and other related texts. In many cases these names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".
Dolley Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Dolley surname are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Names like Dolley vary in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across communities, family lines, and countries across time. In early history when few people could write, names such as Dolley were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Dolley.
Last names similar to DolleyDolleymore, Dolleyndo, Dollez, Dollezal, Dollezier, Dollezzio, Dollfe, Dollfeld, Dollfelder, Döllfelder, Dollfeldt, Dollfers, Dollfever, Dollfinger, Doll-frank, Doll-frietsch, Dollfu, Dollfuger, Dollfuos, Dollfus
Dolley Family Tree
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- Mary Dolley Thompson
- Dorethy Dolley Estey Currie
- Elisha Dolley
- Dani Dolley 1959 - 1999
- Betty G Dolley 1908 - 1990
- Ernest Dolley 1913 - 1980
- Richard Dolley 1916 - 1977
- Orrin Dolley 1906 - 1987
- Sylvia M Dolley 1907 - 1993
- Lawrence Dolley 1901 - 1977