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Farrar Surname History
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Farrar Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Farrar is often difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Farrar may be in dispute depending on whether the name came about organically and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from professions, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the last name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").
Farrar Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Farrar come may come from a profession, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these trade-based surnames may be a profession in some other language. This is why it is essential to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many names like Farrar originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so forth. Often these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".
Farrar Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Farrar surname are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Names like Farrar transform in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across villages, family unions, and eras across time. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Farrar were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Farrar.
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Farrar Family Tree
Here are a few of the Farrar biographies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Farrars
- Betty Schofield nee Farrar 1848 - ?
- Floy Farrar
- Artemesia Taylor Farrar 1842 - ?
- Junius Henry Farrar 1823 - ?
- John Farrar, Lieutenant 1670 - ?
- Martha Farrar 1663 - ?
- Cecily Farrar 1648 - ?
- Dinnah Hillsman Dicy Pruitt 1806 - 1894
- Lucy Stamps Farrar Farrar 1862 - 1878
- Edgar Howard Farrar 1849 - 1922