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Eyre Surname History
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Eyre Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Eyre is often very difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Eyre may be in dispute based on whether the name came about naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from professions, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen).
Eyre Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Eyre come may come from a trade, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these craft-based last names may be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is important to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many modern names like Eyre originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so forth. Commonly these surnames are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Lamb of God".
Eyre Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Eyre name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Surnames like Eyre change in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across tribes, family unions, and countries across time. In early history when few people could write, names such as Eyre were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Eyre.
Last names similar to EyreEyreaaron, Eyreard, Eyreau, Eyreaud, Eyreayer, Eyre Ayer, Eyreb, Eyreduncan, Eyree, Eyre Esq, Eyregges, Eyreich, Eyreiner, Eyre Jr, Eyrel, Eyrely, Eyrem, Eyremandi, Eyrenius, Eyrenk
Eyre Family Tree
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- Rebecca Eyre
- Johes Eyre 1501 - ?
- William Eyre 1503 - ?
- Frances Eyre ? - 1596
- Ann Eyre 1583 - ?
- Melior Eyre 1570 - ?
- Julia Eyre ? - 1780
- John Eyre 1623 - 1685
- John Eyre
- Elizabeth bowshin Eyre