Jane Surname History
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- Jane last name meaning & etymology
- Jane spelling & pronunciation
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Jane Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Jane may be very difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Jane may be in dispute depending on whether the surname originated naturally and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of names that come from professions, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Jane Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Jane come may come from a profession, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these trade-based surnames might be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is important to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many names like Jane originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and other related texts. In many cases these names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Lamb of God".
Jane Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Jane family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Names like Jane vary in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across communities, family branches, and countries over generations. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Jane were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Jane.
Last names similar to Jane'jane', Jané, Janea, Jane Adeline, Jane Agnes, Janeais, Jane Alisa Ailsey, Jane Amanda, Janean, Jane Ann, Jane Annabella, Jane 'Annie', Janear, Janeare, Janeas, Janéas, Jane Ashley, Janeat, Janeau, Janeaud
Jane Family Tree
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- Juanita Mary Jane "Norma" Kroetch
- Nancy Jane Greer 1897 - ?
- Mary Jane Norris 1860 - ?
- Mary Jane Haney 1873 - ?
- Eliza Jane (Rittenberg) Hinton 1831 - ?
- Nancy Jane Crocker 1899 - ?
- Margaret Jane McDonald 1878 - ?
- Mary Jane (HOLLIS) FLEMING 1836 - ?
- Estella Jane FLEMING 1866 - ?
- Mary Jane Faris 1863 - ?