Dunlap Family History
Dunlap Surname History
This Dunlap research page contains the contributed history of the Dunlap family name made up of user-submitted content from other AncientFaces users. Dunlap family history has rich origins of which the particulars have been accumulated over the years by Dunlap family researchers. The Dunlap family name is an old lineage that has spread all across the world over the centuries, and as the Dunlap family has spread, it has evolved making its origin a challenge to piece together.
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The evolution of Dunlap begins with the origins of thesurname. Even in the earliest days of a name there are variations in that single name simply because last names were infrequently written down that long ago.
It was not unusual for a last name to change as it enters a new country or language. As these families emigrated between countries and languages, the Dunlap name may have changed with them. Dunlap ancestors have moved across various regions all throughout history.
Dunlap country of origin
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The nationality of Dunlap is often very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Dunlap may be difficult to determine based on whether the surname came about organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of names that come from a profession, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").
Meaning of the last name Dunlap
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The meaning of Dunlap come may come from a craft, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. A lot of these craft-based last names might be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is good to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many western names like Dunlap originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. Commonly these names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".
- Mary Dunlap Gaines 1779 - 1851
- Stella (Dunlap) Toney 1891 - ?
- Joseph Dunlap
- James Dunlap 1595 - 1635
- Lela Dunlap Bailey
- Frank Dunlap
- Almeda Dunlap Granger 1784 - 1867
- Luna Lee Dunlap Elliott
- Katherine Murray Dunlap 1532 - 1594
- Lillie Mae Clark Dunlap
- James Dunlap 1615 - 1674
- Anita Dunlap
- Allan Dunlap
- Hettie Ellen Clark Dunlap
- Mary Anne "Annie" Dunlap
- Ivan Dunlap Toney 1911 - ?
- Jane Dunlap Howe
- Margie Dunlap 1866 - ?
- Maybelle Dunlap Brigman
- Elizabeth Dunlap
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Famous people named Dunlap
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Dunlap
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Dunlap. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Fun facts about the Dunlap family
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Dunlap spelling variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Dunlap were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Dunlap. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Dunlap surname are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Family names like Dunlap vary in their spelling as they travel across villages, family unions, and countries over the years.