Hugh Family History
Hugh Surname History
The Hugh family name is an old lineage that has migrated all across the world over the centuries, and as the Hugh family has migrated, it has changed making its history a challenge to piece together. This page is dedicated to the complete history of the Hugh surname, Hugh etymology, and history of people with the Hugh name. Hugh family history has rich origins of which the particulars have been accumulated over the years by Hugh family members.
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The evolution of Hugh begins with the origins of thelast name. Even in the earliest days of a name there have been changes in that name simply because last names were infrequently written down that long ago.
Hugh family members have moved across various regions all throughout history. It was not unusual for a last name to change as it enters a new country or language. As these families moved between countries, the Hugh name may have changed with them.
Hugh country of origin
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The nationality of Hugh can be complicated to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Hugh may be in dispute based on whether the surname originated organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of last names that come from a craft, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").
Meaning of the last name Hugh
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The meaning of Hugh come may come from a trade, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. A lot of these craft-based last names might be a profession in a different language. This is why it is useful to know the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many names like Hugh originate from religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and other related texts. Often these names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".
- John Hugh Pitman 1935 - present
- Thomas Hugh Parsons 1585 - 1634
- Robert Hugh Brashear 1849 - ?
- John Hugh McCullough 1877 - ?
- Edward Hugh Henry
- William Hugh Dickey 1903 - 1927
- Gratton Hugh Felts 1891 - ?
- John Hugh Dillon
- Col. Hugh Nelson 1750 - 1800
- Charles Hugh White 1888 - 1945
- Sir Hugh Wallace ? - 1660
- Samuel Hugh Henry 1762 - 1824
- Hon. Mark Hugh Wyndham 1921 - 2008
- Charles Hugh James 1899 - ?
- Rollin Hugh Dimick 1850 - ?
- William Hugh Beardsley 1582 - 1632
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Famous people named Hugh
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Hugh
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Hugh. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Hugh spelling variations
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Names like Hugh change in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across villages, family lines, and languages over the years. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Hugh were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have led to misspellings of Hugh. Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Hugh surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name.