Geary Surname History
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- Geary family history
- Geary country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Geary last name meaning & etymology
- Geary spelling & pronunciation
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Geary Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Geary may be difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Geary may be in dispute depending on whether the surname originated naturally and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of family names that come from a craft, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Geary Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Geary come may come from a profession, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these trade-based surnames might be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is important to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many western names like Geary originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, etc. Often these family names relate to a religious expression such as "Grace of God".
Geary Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Geary were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Geary. Family names like Geary change in how they're spelled as they travel across communities, family branches, and eras over the years. Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Geary surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name.
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Geary Family Tree
Here are a few of the Geary biographies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Gearies
- Velma E Geary 1915 - ?
- Joseph W Geary 1862 - ?
- Sarah E Geary 1857 - ?
- Amy (Smith) E Geary 1891 - ?
- Velma (Geary) E Rompel 1915 - ?
- Nathaniel GARY Geary 1631 - 1678
- Nancy Geary Woods
- Enos Geary
- Esther Buckingham Geary
- Elizabeth Gary or Geary Abbott 1661 - 1712