Farren Family History & Genealogy
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Farren Surname History
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Farren Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Farren can be very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Farren may be in dispute depending on whether the family name originated organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of last names that come from professions, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Farren Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Farren come may come from a trade, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these craft-based surnames can be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is important to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many western names like Farren originate from religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so forth. Commonly these surnames are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".
Farren Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Surnames like Farren change in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across villages, family lines, and countries across time. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Farren were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Farren. Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Farren surname are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.
Last names similar to FarrenFarrenbach, Farrenbauer, Farrenbauer-schmidt, Farrenbaugh, Farrenberg, Farrenberg-respondek, Farrenburg, Farrenc, Farrence, Farrend, Farrendavid, Farrenden, Farrendino, Farrendon, Farrendsworth, Farrene, Farrengene, Farrenger, Farrenhagen, Farrenhoff
Farren Family Tree
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- Jonathan Farren 1697 - 1770
- Margaret Farren Kimball 1772 - 1862
- Philip Farren 1739 - 1804
- Anna Currier Farren 1743 - 1815
- Alpheus Farren 1730 - 1756
- Sally Coombs Farren 1797 - ?
- James Farren 1797 - ?
- John Farren
- William Albert Farren
- Charles Farren 1914 - 1977