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Fobes Surname History
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Fobes Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Fobes can be very difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Fobes may be difficult to determine based on whether the family name came in to being naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that come from a craft, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).
Fobes Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Fobes come may come from a craft, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these profession-based last names can be a profession in another language. For this reason it is essential to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many modern names like Fobes originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so forth. Commonly these family names are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "From the ash tree".
Fobes Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Fobes last name are important to understanding the history of the name. In early history when few people could write, names such as Fobes were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Fobes. Family names like Fobes vary in their spelling as they travel across communities, family lines, and countries over generations.
Last names similar to FobesFobes Allen, Fobe-schulz, Fobes or Forbes, Fobes Strowbridge, Fobester, Fobewe, Fobey, Fobhe, Fobi, Fobia, Fobiadis, Fobian, Fobiane, Fobianich, Fobianke, Fobiano, Fobiaro, Fobias, Fobiase, Fobicis
Fobes Family Tree
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- Constant Fobes Oakman 1759 - ?
- William Fobes Little 1774 - 1795
- Lieutenant William Fobes Fobes 1650 - 1712
- Elizabeth Fobes Keith 1677 - 1758
- John Forbes/ Fobes Fobes, Jr. 1625 - 1661
- Elizabeth Howard Fobes 1657 - 1715
- Electa Northrup Northrup 1775 - ?
- John Fobes
- Lusanna (Lucie) (Fobes) Williams-white 1732 - 1775
- Martha Fobes 1681 - ?