Hess Family History
Hess Surname History
This Hess origins and history page contains the accumulated history of the Hess last name made up of user-contributed content from users like you. The last name Hess is an old lineage that has spread all across the world for many generations, and as the name Hess has migrated, it has evolved making its etymology challenging to piece together. Hess family history has rich origins whose details are beginning to be understood by Hess family researchers.
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The evolution of Hess begins with the origins of thelast name. Even in the early generations of a name there are changes in that name simply because family names were infrequently written down that long ago.
It was common for a last name to change as it enters a new country or language. Hess ancestors have migrated around different countries all throughout history. As these families emigrated between countries and languages, the Hess name may have changed with them.
Hess country of origin
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The nationality of Hess may be complicated to determine because regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Hess may be difficult to determine depending on whether the family name came about naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of last names that come from a professional trade, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the surname "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Meaning of the last name Hess
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The meaning of Hess come may come from a profession, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. A lot of these craft-based surnames can be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is important to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many names like Hess originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so forth. Commonly these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".
- Julia Inez Hess 1894 - 1980
- Unknown Hess
- Ann Hess 1916 - ?
- MARY JO DAVIS HESS
- Unknown Hess
- BERRY ROBERT HESS JR. 1923 - ?
- Irma G Hess 1912 - ?
- George Leidy Hess 1829 - ?
- Elizabeth Hess
- Gilbert R Hess 1894 - ?
- Matthew Mitchell Hess 1868 - 1935
- Guinevere Hess 1912 - ?
- Marion W Hess 1899 - ?
- Hazel Hess Rogers
- Lydia Hess
- Anna (Rompel) Hess 1879 - ?
- Earl Hess
- Ramona Edna Hess 1907 - 1984
- Horton D Hess 1904 - ?
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Famous people named Hess
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Hess
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Hess. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Fun facts about the Hess family
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Hess spelling variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Hess were transcribed 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 Hess. Surnames like Hess transform in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across communities, family branches, and languages over the years. Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Hess name are important to understanding the etymology of the name.