Gurney Family History & Genealogy
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Gurney Surname History
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Gurney Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Gurney can be very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Gurney may be difficult to determine depending on whether the surname originated naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from a craft, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the surname "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Gurney Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Gurney come may come from a craft, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these profession-based surnames might be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is important to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many western names like Gurney originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious expression such as "Grace of God".
Gurney Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Gurney were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in official records. This could have given rise misspellings of Gurney. Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Gurney last name are important to understanding the history of the name. Family names like Gurney transform in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across villages, family lines, and countries over the years.
Last names similar to GurneyGurneye, Gurney of Norwich, Gurney-richmond, Gurney sr, Gurnez, Gurng, Gurngen, Gurngira, Gurnham, Gurnhard, Gurnhill, Gurnhofer, Gurni, Gurniac, Gurniack, Gurniaczyk, Gurniak, Gürniak, Gurniansky, Gurnias
Gurney Family Tree
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- Carrie (Gurney) Nolte 1858 - ?
- Jacob Gurney 1822 - ?
- Anna Kingman Gurney 1802 - ?
- Mary Gurney Moore 1747 - 1823
- Rachel Gurney
- Sharon Gurney Rhodes Gough 1950 - present
- Sam Gurney Gough 1975 - present
- Ann Gurney
- Benjamin Gurney
- Joseph Gurney, IV 1785 - 1862