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The nationality of Gessell is often difficult to determine because countries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Gessell may be in dispute depending on whether the surname came in to being naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from a profession, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).

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The meaning of Gessell come may come from a trade, such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen. Some of these profession-based surnames might be a profession in another language. For this reason it is good to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many names like Gessell come from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. In many cases these family names are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Favored of God".

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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Gessell were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Gessell. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Gessell family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Family names like Gessell change in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family unions, and eras over time.

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