Drew Surname History
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Drew Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Drew may be very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Drew may be in dispute based on whether the surname came about organically and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of family names that come from a profession, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Drew Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Drew come may come from a craft, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these trade-based last names might be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is useful to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many names like Drew come from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. In many cases these names are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Grace of God".
Drew Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Drew were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Drew. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Drew surname are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Family names like Drew transform in how they're said and written as they travel across tribes, family branches, and countries over the years.
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Drew Family Tree
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- Madora Jane (Drew) Gore
- Virginia Elizabeth Drew Beck 1856 - ?
- Jeremiah Drew Burch 1791 - ?
- Seth Drew 1747 - 1824
- Nathaniel Drew 1773 - 1775
- Hannah Drew 1776 - 1861
- Christiana Drew 1783 - 1794
- Priscilla Warren Drew 1733 - 1757
- Lemuel Drew 1724 - 1801
- Bathsheba Shurtleff Bartlett Drew 1793 - 1871