Gaffney Family History
Gaffney Surname History
Gaffney family history has a rich and complex origin of which the particulars have been accumulated over the years by Gaffney family researchers. This Gaffney research page contains the accumulated history of the Gaffney surname made up of user-contributed content from users like you. The Gaffney family is an old heredity that has spread all across the world over the centuries, and as the Gaffney family has migrated, it has changed making its etymology challenging to unearth.
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The evolution of Gaffney starts at it's earliest origins. Even in the early generations of a name there are changes in that name simply because surnames were infrequently written down back when few people could write.
As families, tribes, and clans moved between countries and languages, the Gaffney name may have changed with them. It was common for a surname to change as it enters a new country or language. Gaffney family members have emigrated across various regions all throughout history.
Gaffney country of origin
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The nationality of Gaffney may be difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Gaffney may be difficult to determine as result of whether the surname came in to being organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that come from a profession, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker).
Meaning of the last name Gaffney
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The meaning of Gaffney come may come from a profession, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Many of these trade-based family names might be a profession in another language. Because of this it is essential to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many names like Gaffney originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so on. Often these names are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Grace of God".
- L J Gaffney 1937 - 1995
- Maryon F Gaffney 1923 - 2011
- Elizabeth Gaffney 1892 - 1974
- Peter Gaffney 1940 - 1970
- Frances Gaffney 1912 - 1985
- Walter Gaffney Gaines
- Francis Gaffney 1908 - 1975
- Annie Gaffney 1880 - 1969
- Anne I Gaffney 1898 - 1974
- John Gaffney 1946 - 1983
- Mary H Gaffney 1894 - 1970
- Charles P Gaffney 1909 - 1989
- Gerard A Gaffney 1935 - 1994
- Joseph E Gaffney 1914 - 1994
- Julia Gaffney
- Mary A Gaffney 1895 - 1994
- Thomas L Gaffney 1913 - 1989
- Helen Gaffney 1897 - 1970
- Arline M Gaffney 1922 - 1996
- John Michael Gaffney 1963 - 2008
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Famous people named Gaffney
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Gaffney
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Gaffney. 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 Gaffney family
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Gaffney spelling variations
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Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Gaffney name are important to understanding the history of the name. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Gaffney were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Gaffney. Surnames like Gaffney change in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family branches, and eras over generations.