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Grenfell Surname History
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- Grenfell spelling & pronunciation
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Grenfell Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Grenfell may be very difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Grenfell may be difficult to determine as result of whether the surname came about naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from a craft, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).
Grenfell Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Grenfell come may come from a profession, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these craft-based family names might be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is essential to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many modern names like Grenfell originate from religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, etc. Often these surnames relate to a religious sentiment such as "Lamb of God".
Grenfell Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Surnames like Grenfell change in their spelling as they travel across tribes, family branches, and countries over generations. In early history when few people could write, names such as Grenfell 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 Grenfell. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Grenfell name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.
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Grenfell Family Tree
Here are a few of the Grenfell genealogies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Grenfells
- Maximilian Grenfell 1891 - 1969
- Margit Grenfell 1906 - 1978
- Edith J Grenfell 1911 - 1995
- Thomas Grenfell 1873 - 1964
- Robert Jay Grenfell 1918 - 2008
- Lawrence P Grenfell 1942 - 2006
- John Grenfell 1902 - 1968
- Harvey Grenfell 1916 - 1976
- John C Grenfell 1923 - 1996
- Kenneth Grenfell 1905 - 1968