Dwyer Surname History
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Dwyer Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Dwyer is often complicated to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Dwyer may be in dispute depending on whether the surname originated organically and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of family names that are based on a craft, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Dwyer Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Dwyer come may come from a trade, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these craft-based surnames might be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is important to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many western names like Dwyer come from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so forth. Commonly these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".
Dwyer Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Dwyer were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Dwyer. Family names like Dwyer vary in how they're written as they travel across villages, family unions, and languages over the years. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Dwyer surname are important to understanding the history of the name.
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Dwyer Family Tree
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- Edward Patrick Dwyer 1837 - ?
- Hannah Dwyer Duncklee
- Frank Thomas Dwyer
- Phoebe Wheeler Dwyer
- Elizabeth Dwyer Veazey Lynn
- Joan Dwyer
- Marguerite Dwyer
- Virginia Dwyer
- Siiri I Dwyer 1916 - 1989
- Walter Dwyer 1884 - 1964