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Franks Surname History
Franks family history began in Germany, according to Franks family researchers. This page is the home for a detailed history of the Franks family name, Franks etymology, and stories about Franks ancestors. The Franks family has a long history and has spread all across the world for many generations. As the Franks family has spread, it has evolved - making the origin and meaning of the surname difficult to uncover but this may yet be shared on this page.
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Franks Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
Franks Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Franks come may come from a craft, such as the name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials. Many of these craft-based surnames can be a profession in some other language. This is why it is important to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many western names like Franks come from religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so on. In many cases these surnames are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".
Franks Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the Franks last name are important to understanding the history of the name. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Franks were written down based on how they sounded when people's names were written in official records. This could have given rise misspellings of Franks. Family names like Franks transform in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across villages, family unions, and languages across time.
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Franks Family Tree
Here are a few of the Franks genealogies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Frankses
- Pvt. Henry Cole Franks
- Charles Franks
- Abigail C Franks born 1854
- Albert Warren Franks 1916 - 1989
- Carmen Christine "Chris" Dean Franks born 1923
- Linda Franks born 1951
- Hildegard East-Franks Princess of Abadesa De Zurich Germany, Princess of Germany 828 - 856
- Berta of the East-Franks Princess of Abadesa De Zurich Germany, Princess of Germany 836 - 877
- Sally O Franks Magoon 1782 - 1869
- Clement Franks 1887 - 1964