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Geste Surname History
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Geste Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Geste can be difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Geste may be difficult to determine as result of whether the surname originated organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from a professional trade, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the surname "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials).
Geste Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Geste come may come from a craft, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these craft-based family names might be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is important to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many western names like Geste originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, etc. Often these family names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".
Geste Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Geste name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Family names like Geste transform in their spelling as they travel across villages, family lines, and eras across time. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Geste were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Geste.
Last names similar to GesteGestea, Gesteau, Gestecka, Gestecke, Gestecoorn, Gestecoren, Gestecorn, Gestede, Gestedore, Gestefeld, Gestefield, Gestegas, Gesteiger, Gesteil, Gestein, Gestekoren, Gestel, Gestelaars, Gestelaers, Gesteland
Geste Family Tree
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- John H Geste 1917 - 2009
- John Geste 1888 - 1966
- Kathryn A Geste 1916 - 1990
- Charlotte Mevene Geste 1922 - 2011
- Michael Geste 1913 - 2002
- John H Geste 1917 - ?
- U Geste
- Alix Geste 1733 - ?
- Anne Geste 1685 - ?
- Anne Geste 1763 - ?