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Hovey Surname History
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Hovey Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Hovey can be very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Hovey may be difficult to determine based on whether the name originated naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of surnames that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Hovey Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Hovey come may come from a trade, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these craft-based last names may be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is good to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many modern names like Hovey are inspired by religious texts such as the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so on. Commonly these names relate to a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".
Hovey Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Hovey last name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. In early history when few people could write, names such as Hovey were transliterated based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Hovey. Last names like Hovey transform in how they're spelled as they travel across tribes, family lines, and countries over the years.
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Hovey Family Tree
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- Betty Hovey
- George Hovey
- Ida Hovey
- Sarah Lovisa Goodridge Hovey 1832 - 1851
- Joseph Grafton Hovey 1812 - 1868
- John Goodridge Hovey 1851 - 1856
- Lusanna Emiline Goodridge Hovey 1834 - 1910
- Penelope Lusannah Hovey Clark 1853 - 1915
- James Alma HOVEY Hovey 1855 - 1936
- Olive Ann Hovey Neves 1857 - 1947