Ivan Surname History
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Ivan Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Ivan may be difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Ivan may be difficult to determine as result of whether the surname originated organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of names that are based on professions, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").
Ivan Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Ivan come may come from a craft, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these craft-based family names might be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is good to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many western names like Ivan come from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so forth. In many cases these family names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".
Ivan Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Ivan were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Ivan. Surnames like Ivan change in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family branches, and eras across time. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Ivan surname are important to understanding the history of the name.
Last names similar to IvanI Van, Ivana, Ivanac, Ivanadskas, Ivanaev, Ivanainen, Ivanaitis, Ivanakeff, Ivanalis, Ivananskas, Ivanaschi, Ivanaskas, Ivanaski, Ivanaushas, Ivanauskaite, Ivanauskas, Ivanauskas-keil, Ivanauskas-molitor, Ivanauskas-schmitt, Ivanauskene
Ivan Family Tree
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- George Ivan Petty 1894 - ?
- Ansel Ivan Toney 1887 - ?
- Joseph Ivan Clark 1917 - ?
- Henry Ivan Coffman 1840 - 1893
- Robert Ivan Kenyon-Slaney 1926 - 1984
- Ralph Ivan Brooks 1896 - ?
- Glenn Ivan Congleton 1935 - present
- John Ivan Hess
- Victor Ivan Arnott
- George Ivan Vedder 1886 - 1954