Garnett Surname History
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Garnett Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Garnett is often very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Garnett may be difficult to determine depending on whether the surname originated naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of family names that come from a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Garnett Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Garnett come may come from a craft, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these profession-based surnames might be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is good to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many western names like Garnett are inspired by religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. Commonly these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Favored of God".
Garnett Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Garnett were transliterated based on how they sounded when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Garnett. Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Garnett family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Names like Garnett transform in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family unions, and countries across time.
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Garnett Family Tree
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- Annie Garnett
- William Garnett 1734 - 1736
- Catherine Garnett 1731 - 1736
- Benjamin Garnett 1729 - ?
- Joanna Garnett 1727 - 1727
- Benjamin Garnett 1726 - 1726
- Benjamin Garnett 1700 - 1772
- Achilles Garnett
- Sarah Garnett Foster Foster-Hunt 1799 - 1859
- Eliza Garnett / Pendleton Todd 1786 - ?