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Gatewood Surname History
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- Gatewood last name meaning & etymology
- Gatewood spelling & pronunciation
Gatewood Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Gatewood is often complicated to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Gatewood may be in dispute based on whether the name came in to being organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of last names that are based on a profession, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Gatewood Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Gatewood come may come from a craft, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these craft-based last names may be a profession in another language. This is why it is essential to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many modern names like Gatewood are inspired by religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so forth. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious expression such as "Lamb of God".
Gatewood Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the Gatewood surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name. In early history when few people could write, names such as Gatewood were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Gatewood. Last names like Gatewood change in their spelling as they travel across villages, family unions, and languages over generations.
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Gatewood Family Tree
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- Rebecca Gatewood Gaines 1785 - ?
- John Gatewood 1763 - 1832
- Sarah (Sallie) Deyerle Gatewood 1769 - 1847
- Mary Gatewood Higgenbotham 1760 - 1809
- Catherine Penn Gatewood 1741 - 1806
- Elizabeth Gatewood Dunn Dunn 1740 - 1830
- Phillip Gatewood 1784 - ?
- Sarah Gatewood 1784 - 1822
- Abraham Gatewood 1790 - ?
- Wright Gatewood 1795 - ?