Fast Surname History
The family history of the Fast last name is maintained by the AncientFaces community. Join the community by adding to to our knowldge of the Fast:
- Fast family history
- Fast country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Fast last name meaning & etymology
- Fast spelling & pronunciation
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Fast Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Fast may be very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Fast may be difficult to determine as result of whether the name originated naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of family names that come from a craft, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Fast Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Fast come may come from a profession, such as the name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials. Some of these craft-based family names may be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is good to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many western names like Fast are inspired by religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. Often these names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".
Fast Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Fast were transliterated based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Fast. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Fast name are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Fast vary in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family branches, and countries across time.
Last names similar to FastFasta, Fastaband, Fastabend, Fastabend-engelberts, Fastabend-hanneken, Fastabrook, Fastace, Fastad, Fastadotter, Fastaend, Fastaer, Fastaffer, Fastag, Fastai, Fastaia, Fastain, Fastaio, Fastal, Fastam, Fastamma
Fast Family Tree
Here are a few of the Fast biographies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Fasts
- Anna Barbara Fast 1767 - ?
- David Fast 1797 - ?
- George Fast 1855 - ?
- Enos Fast 1843 - ?
- Jane Elizabeth Fast Miller 1847 - ?
- Elizabeth Fast Vulgamott 1852 - ?
- Almyra Fast Colwell 1845 - ?
- Fannie House Fast
- William Henry Fast 1873 - ?
- Simon Peter Fast 1825 - ?