Janet Surname History
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Janet Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Janet may be very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Janet may be in dispute depending on whether the surname originated naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from professions, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker).
Janet Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Janet come may come from a craft, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these profession-based surnames might be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is important to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many modern names like Janet come from religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, etc. Often these family names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".
Janet Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Surnames like Janet transform in how they're said and written as they travel across communities, family branches, and countries over generations. In early history when few people could write, names such as Janet were written down based on how they sounded when people's names were written in public records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Janet. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Janet surname are important to understanding the history of the name.
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Janet Family Tree
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- B. Janet (Sain) Harper 1932 - ?
- Lucy Janet Eddy 1825 - 1896
- Lola Janet Wade 1818 - 1909
- Lady Janet Kennedy Stewart, Countess Of Orkney 1542 - 1598
- Mary Janet Murrell Page 1749 - 1831
- Jean Janet Gordon 1556 - 1584
- Joanna Janet Ross Fraser 1345 - ?
- Mariota Janet Maxwell 1422 - ?
- Rebecca Janet Cunningham 1820 - 1890
- Rebecca Janet Washington 1875 - 1939