Irey Family History
Irey Surname History
This page is a hub for a detailed history of the Irey last name, Irey origins, and history of Irey ancestors. Irey family history has a complex evolution whose details are beginning to be understood by Irey family researchers. The Irey family is an old family line that has spread all across the world for many generations, and as the Irey family has spread, it has changed making its origin a challenge to piece together.
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The evolution of Irey starts with the origins of thefamily name. Even in the early generations of a name there are variations in that single name simply because surnames were infrequently written down at that stage in history.
It was not unusual for a last name to change as it enters a new country or language. As families, tribes, and clans moved between countries, the Irey name may have changed with them. Irey ancestors have migrated around different countries all throughout history.
Irey country of origin
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The nationality of Irey is often complicated to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Irey may be in dispute based on whether the family name came in to being organically and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that are based on a profession, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials).
Meaning of the last name Irey
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The meaning of Irey come may come from a craft, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. A lot of these profession-based last names can be a profession in another language. For this reason it is good to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many western names like Irey originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. Commonly these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".
- Waldo Irey 1884 - 1976
- Rosamond Irey 1907 - ?
- Florence T Irey 1923 - 2007
- Nonie I Irey 1945 - 2007
- Irene Irey 1890 - 1981
- Lorena Mae Britton Irey
- Mary Irey 1921 - 1987
- Thomas Irey 1898 - 1964
- Pearl N Irey 1910 - 1995
- Katherine B Irey 1908 - 2007
- Clara X Willard Irey 1869 - ?
- Harry Irey 1907 - 1988
- George Milton Irey 1923 - 2009
- Mary Irey 1886 - 1964
- Kenneth M Irey 1905 - 1994
- Albert L Irey 1874 - ?
- Sarah Genevieve Irey Woodruff 1904 - ?
- Frances M Irey 1915 - 2004
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Famous people named Irey
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Irey
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Irey. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Irey spelling variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Irey were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Irey. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Irey name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Last names like Irey vary in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across villages, family unions, and languages across time.