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The nationality of Fennessy can be difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Fennessy may be in dispute based on whether the family name came in to being naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from professions, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen).

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The meaning of Fennessy come may come from a profession, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these trade-based last names can be a profession in another language. For this reason it is essential to research the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many western names like Fennessy come from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so on. Commonly these surnames relate to a religious sentiment such as "Lamb of God".

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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Fennessy were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Fennessy. Last names like Fennessy transform in how they're said and written as they travel across tribes, family lines, and eras over time. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Fennessy last name are important to understanding the history of the name.

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