Gassaway Family History & Genealogy
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The nationality of Gassaway may be complicated to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Gassaway may be difficult to determine as result of whether the family name originated organically and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on professions, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
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The meaning of Gassaway come may come from a trade, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these profession-based family names can be a profession in a different language. This is why it is important to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many names like Gassaway are inspired by religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious sentiment such as "Grace of God".
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Gassaway were transliterated based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Gassaway. Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Gassaway last name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Surnames like Gassaway transform in how they're said and written as they travel across communities, family branches, and languages over generations.
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Gassaway Family Tree
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- Benjamin Gassaway, Sr. 1739 - 1793
- Elizabeth Hawkins Gassaway 1700 - 1720
- John John Gassaway 1670 - 1697
- Elizabeth Lawrence Gassaway 1678 - 1700
- Samuel Gassaway, Sr. 1763 - 1829
- Ruth Gassaway
- Elizabeth (2nd) Gassaway 1712 - 1760
- Susannah Gassaway Mansell 1725 - ?
- Mary Gassaway Aldridge 1710 - 1793
- Nicholas Gassaway 1696 - 1757