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The nationality of Gidley is often difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Gidley may be difficult to determine based on whether the family name came about naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of surnames that are based on a profession, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).

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The meaning of Gidley come may come from a craft, such as the name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials. Some of these craft-based last names can be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is important to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many western names like Gidley originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so on. Often these surnames relate to a religious sentiment such as "Grace of God".

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Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Gidley last name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Last names like Gidley change in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across tribes, family unions, and eras over the years. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Gidley were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Gidley.

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