Giles Family History
Giles Surname History
This page is dedicated to a detailed history of the Giles last name, Giles origins, and records of Giles ancestors. Giles family history has a rich and complex origin of which the particulars can be pieced together by Giles family researchers. The Giles family name is an old family line that has spread all across the world over the centuries, and as the name Giles has spread, it has evolved making its history tricky to uncover.
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The evolution of Giles starts at it's earliest origins. Even in the early generations of a name there have been different spellings of that name simply because last names were infrequently written down at that stage in history.
It was commonplace for a family name to change as it enters a new country or language. As families, tribes, and clans emigrated between countries and languages, the Giles name may have changed with them. Giles families have travelled around the world all throughout history.
Giles country of origin
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The nationality of Giles is often complicated to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Giles may be in dispute depending on whether the name came about organically and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from a craft, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).
Meaning of the last name Giles
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The meaning of Giles come may come from a trade, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these trade-based surnames may be a profession in some other language. This is why it is essential to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many modern names like Giles originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. In many cases these names relate to a religious sentiment such as "From the ash tree".
- John Giles 1688 - 1760
- Thomas Giles 1797 - 1883
- Mary Giles 1740 - 1757
- Martha Tabb Giles 1776 - 1808
- Mary Clara Giles 1780 - 1866
- Ann Branch Giles 1740 - ?
- Egidia Stewart Of Ulster de Burgh Ireland, of Ulster, Ireland 1263 - 1327
- Giles Albany Baron Daubeney Daubeney, Baron Daubeney 1337 - 1386
- Julia Ann Giles Kirkland 1830 - 1878
- Nancy Lee Giles 1800 - 1840
- William Giles 1762 - 1830
- Minnie L Giles 1896 - ?
- William Giles Carr
- Abigail Raymond Giles 1676 - 1709
- Mary Giles
- Elizabeth Giles
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Famous people named Giles
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Giles
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Giles. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Giles spelling variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Giles were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Giles. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Giles family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Last names like Giles vary in how they're written as they travel across tribes, family unions, and languages across time.