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Elmer Surname History
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Elmer Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Elmer is often difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Elmer may be in dispute depending on whether the surname came in to being naturally and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of last names that are based on a craft, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Elmer Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Elmer come may come from a trade, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these profession-based surnames might be a profession in another language. This is why it is essential to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many names like Elmer come from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. Commonly these family names are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "From the ash tree".
Elmer Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Elmer were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Elmer. Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Elmer surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Family names like Elmer change in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across villages, family unions, and eras over the years.
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Elmer Family Tree
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- Willie Elmer Goats 1909 - ?
- Andrew Elmer Wells 1878 - ?
- George Elmer Shafer 1887 - ?
- Jonathan Elmer Pike 1850 - ?
- William Elmer Mullen
- Alva Elmer Haworth 1889 - ?
- Homer Elmer Seeley 1901 - ?
- "Skipper" Elmer, jr. Anderson
- William Elmer Lane 1875 - 1957
- Claude Elmer Palmer 1926 - ?