Groves Surname History
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Groves Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Groves may be complicated to determine because regional boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Groves may be difficult to determine based on whether the name came about naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of names that are based on professions, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the last name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Groves Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Groves come may come from a profession, such as the name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker. Some of these profession-based last names may be a profession in some other language. This is why it is good to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many names like Groves come from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, etc. Often these names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".
Groves Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Groves were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in official records. This could have led to misspellings of Groves. Last names like Groves transform in their spelling as they travel across tribes, family branches, and languages over time. Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Groves last name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.
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Groves Family Tree
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- Daniel Hesser Groves
- Harvey Groves 1891 - ?
- Burton Groves
- Bessie Groves-Collins 1902 - ?
- Nicholas Groves 1730 - ?
- Sarah Groves Porter 1667 - 1738
- Mary L. Groves 1792 - ?
- John Kepler Groves 1836 - 1907
- Free Groves Parker 1755 - ?
- Margaret Denton Groves