Florence Family History & Genealogy

Find Florence records

Find birth, death, marriage, military, and other Florence records at Ancestry.com.

Search for Florence records

Latest Florence photos

These photos were uploaded by members of the Florence community on AncientFaces.

Florence Surname History

The family history of the Florence last name is maintained by the AncientFaces community. Join the community by adding to to this genealogy of the Florence:

  • Florence family history
  • Florence country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
  • Florence last name meaning & etymology
  • Florence spelling & pronunciation
  • genealogy and family tree

Edit this page

Florence Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

No one has submitted information on Florence country of origin, nationality, or ethnicity. Add to this section

No content has been submitted about the Florence country of origin. The following is speculative information about Florence. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.

The nationality of Florence may be very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Florence may be in dispute based on whether the name originated naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from a craft, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).

Florence Meaning & Etymology

No one has submitted information on Florence meaning and etymology. Add to this section

No content has been submitted about the meaning of Florence. The following is speculative information about Florence. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.

The meaning of Florence come may come from a trade, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these profession-based last names may be a profession in a different language. This is why it is useful to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many modern names like Florence are inspired by religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. Commonly these names are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Grace of God".

Florence Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

No one has added information on Florence spellings or pronunciations. Add to this section

No content has been submitted about alternate spellings of Florence. The following is speculative information about Florence. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.

In early history when few people could write, names such as Florence were transliterated based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Florence. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Florence name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Last names like Florence transform in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across villages, family branches, and countries over the years.

Last names similar to Florence

Florence Agnes Adelaide Hay of Florence Alfreda Florenceandrew Florence Anne Florence Anson of Florenceau Florence bareilles Florence Bauer Florencebilly Florence Catherine Florencecatlin Florence Cecilia Keppel of Florence Clementine Florence Daphne Florence de Florencederrick Florence drozd Florenceemily Florence Estelle Florence F

Florence Family Tree

Find Florence records

Find birth, death, marriage, military, and other Florence records at Ancestry.com.

Search for Florence records

Here are a few of the Florence genealogies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Florences

Famous People named Florence

No has submitted any famous Florences yet. Click here to add your own.