Howe Surname History
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Howe Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Howe is often very difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Howe may be in dispute as result of whether the family name originated organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of names that come from a profession, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the last name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).
Howe Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Howe come may come from a profession, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these craft-based family names can be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is good to research the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many modern names like Howe come from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so forth. Often these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".
Howe Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Howe were written down based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Howe. Last names like Howe transform in their spelling as they travel across tribes, family unions, and countries over time. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Howe last name are important to understanding the history of the name.
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Howe Family Tree
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- Elizabeth Howe 1708 - ?
- Bertha Morrow (Howe) 1895 - ?
- Gertrude C Howe 1920 - ?
- Lorna Katherine Curzon Howe 1908 - 1961
- Dinah Howe 1731 - 1755
- Jonathan W. Howe
- John Esquire Howe 1740 - 1817
- Jane Dunlap Howe
- Margret Whitmore Howe
- Levinah Howe 1738 - ?