Jeffries Family History
Jeffries Surname History
The last name Jeffries is an old family line that has spread all across the world for many generations, and as the name Jeffries has spread, it has changed making its origin a challenge to uncover. This Jeffries history and genealogy page contains the contributed history of the Jeffries family name made up of user-uploaded content from other users interested in the Jeffries family. Jeffries family history has a rich and complex origin of which the particulars have been accumulated over the years by Jeffries family researchers.
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The evolution of Jeffries begins with the origins of thelast name. Even in the early generations of a name there have been different spellings of that name simply because family names were infrequently written down at that stage in history.
Jeffries ancestors have migrated around the world all throughout history. It was not unusual for a family name to change as it enters a new country or language. As families, tribes, and clans moved between countries and languages, the Jeffries name may have changed with them.
Jeffries country of origin
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The nationality of Jeffries can be very difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Jeffries may be difficult to determine depending on whether the surname came in to being organically and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of family names that are based on a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).
Meaning of the last name Jeffries
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The meaning of Jeffries come may come from a craft, such as the name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker. Some of these trade-based surnames might be a profession in another language. Because of this it is good to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many modern names like Jeffries originate from religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and other related texts. Commonly these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".
- Elizabeth Jeffries Hoover 1787 - 1856
- Thomas Jeffries
- Schuyler A Jeffries
- Elizabeth Nadine Congleton Jeffries 1922 - present
- Richard Jeffries
- Leila Jeffries Clapp
- Sara Jabe Jeffries Lincoln
- Margaret Jeffries
- James Lavern Jeffries
- Sarah Jeffries 1656 - 1758
- Louie Jeffries 1877 - ?
- Levi Jeffries 1855 - ?
- Alta Jeffries
- Priscilla (Jeffries) Crone 1858 - ?
- Fran Jeffries Jeffries 1937 - present
- Adella (Vaughn) Jeffries
- Clemence Dulin Jeffries
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Famous people named Jeffries
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Jeffries
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Jeffries. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Fun facts about the Jeffries family
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Jeffries spelling variations
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Surnames like Jeffries change in their spelling as they travel across tribes, family lines, and countries over time. In early history when few people could write, names such as Jeffries were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Jeffries. Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Jeffries family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.