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Gention Surname History
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Gention Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Gention is often very difficult to determine because countries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Gention may be in dispute depending on whether the surname came in to being naturally and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of names that are based on professions, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the surname "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Gention Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Gention come may come from a craft, such as the name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials. Some of these trade-based surnames might be a profession in another language. Because of this it is essential to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many modern names like Gention are inspired by religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. Often these surnames relate to a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".
Gention Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Gention were transliterated based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Gention. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Gention last name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Last names like Gention transform in their spelling as they travel across communities, family unions, and countries over the years.
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Gention Family Tree
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- Pearl Gention 1916 - 1990
- William Gention 1911 - 1976
- James H Gention 1942 - 1999
- Louis G Gention 1944 - 1995