Geary Family History
Geary Surname History
This Geary research page contains the contributed history of the Geary family name made up of user-submitted content from other users interested in the Geary family. The Geary family is an old lineage that has spread all across the world over time, and as the name Geary has spread, it has evolved making its etymology a challenge to uncover. Geary family history has a rich and complex origin whose details are beginning to be understood by Geary family members.
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The evolution of Geary starts with the origins of thesurname. Even in the early generations of a name there have been changes in that name simply because surnames were infrequently written down that long ago.
It was not unusual for a family name to change as it enters a new country or language. Geary family members have moved around different countries all throughout history. As families, tribes, and clans emigrated between countries and languages, the Geary name may have changed with them.
Geary country of origin
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The nationality of Geary can be very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Geary may be in dispute based on whether the family name came in to being naturally and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from a profession, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).
Meaning of the last name Geary
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The meaning of Geary come may come from a profession, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these trade-based last names can be a profession in another language. For this reason it is important to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many names like Geary originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so forth. Often these surnames relate to a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".
- Velma E Geary 1915 - ?
- Esther Buckingham Geary
- Enos Geary
- Nancy Geary Woods
- Louisa Geary
- Abigail Gerry Geary
- Rebecca Geary 1758 - 1850
- Nathaniel GARY Geary 1631 - 1678
- Amy (Smith) E Geary 1891 - ?
- Susannah Geary 1735 - 1796
- Phebe Geary 1730 - ?
- Elizabeth Gary or Geary Abbott 1661 - 1712
- Thomas Geary 1700 - 1791
- Sarah E Geary 1857 - ?
- William Geary) Gary 1629 - ?
- Joseph W Geary 1862 - ?
- Velma (Geary) E Rompel 1915 - ?
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Famous people named Geary
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Geary
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Geary. 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 Geary family
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Geary spelling variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Geary were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Geary. Family names like Geary vary in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family lines, and countries across time. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Geary name are important to understanding the etymology of the name.