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Furtado Surname History
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Furtado Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Furtado is often difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Furtado may be in dispute as result of whether the surname came about naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of family names that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).
Furtado Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Furtado come may come from a craft, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these profession-based family names might be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is good to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many names like Furtado originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and other related texts. Commonly these names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".
Furtado Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Furtado were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Furtado. Names like Furtado vary in their spelling as they travel across communities, family unions, and eras across time. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Furtado family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.
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Furtado Family Tree
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- Dan Furtado born 1958
- Terri Hanauer-Furtado born 1961
- Mary H Furtado 1902 - 1990
- Helen Furtado 1922 - 1995
- Ruth Furtado 1928 - 1977
- Joseph Furtado 1898 - 1986
- Mamie Furtado 1909 - 1987
- Manuel Furtado 1912 - 1990
- John Furtado 1915 - 1966
- Camille Furtado 1913 - 2006