Garnett Family History
Garnett Surname History
This Garnett history and genealogy page contains the contributed history of the Garnett surname made up of user-uploaded content from other AncientFaces users. Garnett family history has rich origins whose details have been accumulated over the years by Garnett family researchers. The last name Garnett is an old lineage that has spread all across the world over time, and as the name Garnett has migrated, it has evolved making its etymology a challenge to unearth.
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The evolution of Garnett starts with it's early ancestors. Even in the early generations of a name there have been changes in that name simply because family names were infrequently written down that long ago.
It was not unusual for a surname to change as it enters a new country or language. As these families emigrated between countries and languages, the Garnett name may have changed with them. Garnett family members have migrated around different countries all throughout history.
Garnett country of origin
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The nationality of Garnett is often difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Garnett may be in dispute as result of whether the surname came about organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from professions, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen).
Meaning of the last name Garnett
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The meaning of Garnett come may come from a profession, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Many of these craft-based family names might be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is useful to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many names like Garnett originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. Often these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".
- John Muscoe Garnett
- Lewis Garnett
- Reubin Meriwether Garnett
- Benjamin Garnett 1700 - 1772
- James Musco Garnett
- Benjamin Garnett 1729 - ?
- Mary Susan Garnett
- Sarah Garnett Foster Foster-Hunt 1799 - 1859
- Eliza Garnett / Pendleton Todd 1786 - ?
- Catherine Garnett 1731 - 1736
- Nancy Pendleton Garnett 1791 - 1828
- Elizabeth Ellen Todd Garnett
- Elizabeth Garnett 1818 - 1880
- Richard B. Garnett
- Joanna Garnett 1727 - 1727
- Achilles Garnett
- Annie Garnett
- Benjamin Garnett 1726 - 1726
- Johanna Garnett 1672 - ?
- William Garnett 1734 - 1736
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Famous people named Garnett
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Garnett
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Garnett. 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 Garnett family
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Garnett spelling variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Garnett were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Garnett. Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Garnett family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Garnett vary in how they're written as they travel across tribes, family unions, and eras across time.