Edward Surname History
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Edward Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Edward is often difficult to determine because countries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Edward may be in dispute as result of whether the name came in to being organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of last names that are based on a profession, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the surname "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Edward Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Edward come may come from a profession, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these trade-based family names may be a profession in another language. For this reason it is essential to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many western names like Edward are inspired by religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. Often these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".
Edward Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Edward were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Edward. Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the Edward last name are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Edward transform in how they're written as they travel across tribes, family unions, and eras over the years.
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Edward Family Tree
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- Jasper Edward Gil 1903 - ?
- John Edward Swander 1875 - ?
- Charles Edward Marr
- Hiram Edward Jones 1855 - ?
- Alfred Edward Baur 1857 - ?
- Albert Edward Hutt 1887 - ?
- Maurice Edward Conner 1917 - ?
- Samuel Edward McColly 1884 - ?
- John Edward Schick 1893 - ?
- William Edward Gray 1836 - ?