Elizabeth Family History
Elizabeth Surname History
Elizabeth family history has a complex evolution whose details are beginning to be understood by Elizabeth family researchers. The last name Elizabeth is an old lineage that has spread all across the world over time, and as the name Elizabeth has migrated, it has changed making its etymology a challenge to uncover. This page is dedicated to a detailed history of the Elizabeth last name, Elizabeth etymology, and history of Elizabeth family members.
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The evolution of Elizabeth begins at it's earliest origins. Even in the early generations of a name there are variations in that single name simply because family names were infrequently written down that long ago.
As Elizabeth families moved between countries and languages, the Elizabeth name may have changed with them. Elizabeth ancestors have moved across various regions all throughout history. It was not unusual for a family name to change as it enters a new country or language.
Elizabeth country of origin
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The nationality of Elizabeth can be very difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Elizabeth may be difficult to determine depending on whether the family name came in to being naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from professions, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).
Meaning of the last name Elizabeth
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The meaning of Elizabeth come may come from a profession, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these profession-based surnames can be a profession in another language. This is why it is good to research the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many western names like Elizabeth originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so forth. Commonly these surnames are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".
- Mary Elizabeth Porter
- Lois Elizabeth Turner 1917 - ?
- Ann Elizabeth McDonald 1885 - ?
- Isabelle Elizabeth (STEVENS) BOND 1858 - ?
- Sarah Elizabeth Vincent 1865 - ?
- Willie Elizabeth Hill 1879 - ?
- Nancy Elizabeth (Kesner) House
- HARRIETT ANN ELIZABETH DEPRIEST 1864 - ?
- Dorothy Elizabeth Peckenpaugh 1911 - ?
- Susan Elizabeth ( Long ) Mullen 1848 - ?
- Katherine Elizabeth Marks 1900 - ?
- Arminta Elizabeth Cotton 1881 - ?
- Mary Elizabeth Knox 1915 - ?
- Marion Elizabeth (Rhodes)Brisbin 1925 - ?
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Famous people named Elizabeth
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Elizabeth
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Elizabeth. 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 Elizabeth family
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Elizabeth spelling variations
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Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Elizabeth family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Elizabeth change in how they're said and written as they travel across communities, family lines, and countries over time. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Elizabeth were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Elizabeth.