Friend Family History
Friend Surname History
Friend family history has a rich and complex origin whose details have been accumulated over the years by Friend family members. This Friend origins and history page contains the accumulated history of the Friend last name made up of user-submitted content from users like you. The Friend family is an old lineage that has spread all across the world over the centuries, and as the Friend family has spread, it has evolved making its origin difficult to uncover.
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The evolution of Friend begins with it's early ancestors. Even in the early generations of a name there have been changes in that name simply because surnames were infrequently written down that long ago.
As Friend families emigrated between countries, the Friend name may have changed with them. It was not uncommon for a family name to change as it enters a new country or language. Friend family members have emigrated across various regions all throughout history.
Friend country of origin
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The nationality of Friend may be difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Friend may be in dispute as result of whether the surname originated organically and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from a craft, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Meaning of the last name Friend
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The meaning of Friend come may come from a craft, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these trade-based family names might be a profession in a different language. This is why it is good to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many names like Friend originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so forth. Often these names are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "From the ash tree".
- Edward Richard Friend 1675 - 1761
- Ensign W.J. Friend
- Jemmiah Jerriah Abraham Abram 1754 - ?
- Martha Friend / Cocke Moseley 1692 - 1745
- Charles Friend 1755 - ?
- Justice Friend Mallory 1821 - ?
- Mary Friend Kimball 1666 - 1741
- Henry Friend
- George Friend
- unknown friend
- Josepha Drake Friend 1734 - 1800
- Eddy Steer (Oz' friend"
- Johnson, Friend
- Unknown Friend
- Unknown Friend
- Josephina Drake Friend 1730 - 1800
- Elenore Wall (Family Friend)
- Clara Gallion Friend 1877 - ?
- Hazel Knight (Friend)
- OTHER MAN IS HIS FRIEND
Friend Family Tree
Famous people named Friend
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Friend
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Friend. 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 Friend family
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Friend spelling variations
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Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Friend name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Friend were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Friend. Surnames like Friend vary in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across villages, family branches, and eras over the years.