Flint Family History
Flint Surname History
Flint family history has rich origins whose details are beginning to be understood by Flint family members. This Flint research page contains the accumulated history of the Flint last name made up of user-uploaded content from other AncientFaces users. The Flint family name is an old family line that has spread all across the world over the centuries, and as the name Flint has spread, it has evolved making its etymology challenging to unearth.
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The evolution of Flint begins with it's early ancestors. Even in the earliest days of a name there have been variations in that single name simply because last names were infrequently written down at that stage in history.
As these families emigrated between countries and languages, the Flint name may have changed with them. It was common for a surname to change as it enters a new country or language. Flint families have travelled around the world all throughout history.
Flint country of origin
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The nationality of Flint is often very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Flint may be difficult to determine as result of whether the family name came about naturally and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of names that come from a professional trade, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Meaning of the last name Flint
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The meaning of Flint come may come from a profession, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Many of these craft-based family names can be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is important to know the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many western names like Flint originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and other related texts. In many cases these names relate to a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".
- Isabelle Laona Underwood Flint 1863 - ?
- Eugene Flint 1923 - ?
- William Flint
- Henry James Thomson Flint
- Antoinette Stickney Flint
- Ethel E Flint 1905 - ?
- Dea. Samuel Samuel Flint 1746 - 1827
- Elizabeth Flint Foster
- Gertrude Pope Flint 1685 - 1767
- John Flint 1749 - 1810
- Miles Flint 1739 - 1831
- Ebenezer Flint 1711 - 1743
- Persis Flint
- Mary Jane Goodridge Flint 1825 - 1883
- Andrew Delos Flint 1850 - ?
- William F. "Flint Billy" Davis 1792 - 1865
- Susannah Pillsbury Flint 1741 - 1775
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Famous people named Flint
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Flint
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Flint. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Fun facts about the Flint family
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Flint spelling variations
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Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Flint surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Flint were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Flint. Family names like Flint vary in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across tribes, family unions, and countries over time.