Fontenot Surname History
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- Fontenot last name meaning & etymology
- Fontenot spelling & pronunciation
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Fontenot Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Fontenot is often difficult to determine because countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Fontenot may be in dispute depending on whether the surname came about naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of last names that are based on a craft, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).
Fontenot Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Fontenot come may come from a profession, such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen. Some of these profession-based surnames might be a profession in some other language. This is why it is important to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many western names like Fontenot are inspired by religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so forth. Commonly these names relate to a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".
Fontenot Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Fontenot were transliterated based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Fontenot. Last names like Fontenot change in how they're written as they travel across villages, family unions, and eras over time. Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the Fontenot surname are important to understanding the history of the name.
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Fontenot Family Tree
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- Marie Jeanne Fontenot Guillory 1762 - 1843
- Phillipe Dit St. Phillipe Fontenot 1727 - 1806
- Phillipe PJL Fontenot 1765 - ?
- Marie-Josephe Fontenot
- Melite Fontenot Guillory
- Laurent Fontenot
- Celeste Cormier Fontenot
- Lufroy Fontenot
- Marie Aminthe Fontenot Daigle
- Josephine Fontenot