Gess Surname History
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Gess Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Gess may be very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Gess may be difficult to determine depending on whether the family name originated naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of last names that come from a profession, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the family name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen).
Gess Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Gess come may come from a trade, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these profession-based surnames can be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is important to know the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many names like Gess originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so forth. Often these family names are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Grace of God".
Gess Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Gess were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Gess. Last names like Gess vary in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across tribes, family branches, and countries over the years. Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Gess last name are important to understanding the history of the name.
Last names similar to GessGeß, Gessa, Gessab, Gessaer, Gessaga, Gessagnani, Gessago, Gessaker, Gessäl, Gessalin, Gessam, Gessama, Gessaman, Gessamy, Gessan, Gessand, Gessane, Gessans, Gessant, Gessaphe
Gess Family Tree
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- Valerie Gess 1938 - 2010
- Helen E Gess 1913 - 1993
- Harold E Gess 1913 - 1998
- Albert Gess 1893 - 1966
- Ivy E Gess 1890 - 1988
- Harry Gess 1892 - 1975
- Henry Gess 1889 - 1964
- William F Gess 1912 - 1995
- William Henry Gess 1916 - 2010
- John Gess 1897 - 1965