Hughs Family History
Hughs Surname History
This page is a hub for a detailed history of the Hughs family name, Hughs origins, and stories of Hughs ancestors. Hughs family history has a rich and complex origin whose details can be pieced together by Hughs family researchers. The Hughs family is an old family line that has spread all across the world for many generations, and as the Hughs family has migrated, it has changed making its origin challenging to piece together.
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The evolution of Hughs starts with it's early ancestors. Even in the early generations of a name there are different spellings of that name simply because surnames were infrequently written down at that stage in history.
It was common for a last name to change as it enters a new country or language. As Hughs families moved between countries, the Hughs name may have changed with them. Hughs family members have migrated across various regions all throughout history.
Hughs country of origin
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The nationality of Hughs may be complicated to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Hughs may be in dispute as result of whether the name came about naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of family names that come from professions, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Meaning of the last name Hughs
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The meaning of Hughs come may come from a craft, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. A lot of these trade-based family names may be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is essential to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many modern names like Hughs originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. Often these family names are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".
- Martha Hughs 1809 - 1893
- William Hughs Foster
- Elizabeth Ann Hughs Terrell
- Mary Whildin Hughs
- Mary Hughs
- John Hughs
- Naomi Hughs Gould Chapin
- Elizabeth Hughs Millard
- Ellis Hughs, Jr.
- Hannah Whildin Hughs 1683 - 1728
- Marriette Hughs
- William Hughs Foster
- Judith Hughs
- Gilbert Hughs Thorn
- Hannah Hughs ? - 1774
- Mary Eleanor Hughs
- Martha Ann Nettie Hughs
- Capt. John Hughs Hughes
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Famous people named Hughs
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Hughs
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Hughs. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Hughs spelling variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Hughs were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Hughs. Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Hughs family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Surnames like Hughs vary in how they're written as they travel across communities, family branches, and languages across time.