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The nationality of Fitzgerald is often very difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Fitzgerald may be difficult to determine as result of whether the surname originated naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of family names that are based on a professional trade, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").

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The meaning of Fitzgerald come may come from a profession, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these trade-based family names might be a profession in a different language. This is why it is good to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many western names like Fitzgerald are inspired by religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and other related texts. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".

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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Fitzgerald were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have given rise misspellings of Fitzgerald. Surnames like Fitzgerald change in how they're spelled as they travel across villages, family unions, and countries over the years. Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Fitzgerald family name are important to understanding the history of the name.

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