Gaunt Surname History
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- Gaunt family history
- Gaunt country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Gaunt last name meaning & etymology
- Gaunt spelling & pronunciation
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Gaunt Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Gaunt can be difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Gaunt may be in dispute based on whether the surname came in to being naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of surnames that are based on professions, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Gaunt Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Gaunt come may come from a craft, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these craft-based last names might be a profession in another language. This is why it is important to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many modern names like Gaunt are inspired by religious texts such as the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and other related texts. Commonly these names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Favored of God".
Gaunt Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Gaunt name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. In early history when few people could write, names such as Gaunt were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Gaunt. Family names like Gaunt change in their spelling as they travel across communities, family lines, and eras across time.
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Gaunt Family Tree
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- ? Gaunt,
- Agnes De Gaunt Mohun 1115 - 1155
- Alice de de Gaunt Gaunt
- Ralph De Gaunt 1074 - ?
- Geoffrey De Gaunt 1130 - ?
- Kerenhappock Gaunt
- Gilbert Gaunt Gaunt Earl, Earl 1118 - 1156
- Nicola De Mauley Gaunt D 1250-1285) 1250 - 1284
- Gilbert De Gant Ii Lord Of Gaunt Folkingham, II, Lord of Folkingham
- John Of Gaunt