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Guernsey Surname History
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- Guernsey family history
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- Guernsey last name meaning & etymology
- Guernsey spelling & pronunciation
Guernsey Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Guernsey is often very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Guernsey may be in dispute depending on whether the surname came about organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from a profession, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Guernsey Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Guernsey come may come from a profession, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these trade-based surnames might be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is useful to research the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many western names like Guernsey come from religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and other related texts. Commonly these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "From the ash tree".
Guernsey Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Surnames like Guernsey change in their spelling as they travel across tribes, family unions, and countries across time. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Guernsey were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Guernsey. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Guernsey family name are important to understanding the history of the name.
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Guernsey Family Tree
Here are a few of the Guernsey biographies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Guernseys
- Seth Garnsey Guernsey 1698 - 1754
- Sarah Guernsey Foote 1736 - 1777
- Aseneth Guernsey Dayton 1756 - 1788
- David Guernsey
- Hannah Judd Guernsey
- Seth Guernsey Johnson 1805 - 1835
- Frank Guernsey Bennett 1868 - 1935
- John Guernsey 1648 - 1722
- Bethia Garnzey Guernsey *, * 1754 - 1842
- Ann Gunn Guernsey 1712 - 1749