Jersey Family History
Jersey Surname History
This Jersey research page contains the contributed history of the Jersey family name made up of user-submitted content from users like you. Jersey family history has rich origins of which the particulars have been accumulated over the years by Jersey family members. The Jersey family name is an old family line that has migrated all across the world over time, and as the Jersey family has spread, it has changed making its origin tricky to unearth.
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The evolution of Jersey begins at it's earliest origins. Even in the earliest days of a name there have been variations in that single name simply because last names were infrequently written down at that stage in history.
It was commonplace for a surname to change as it enters a new country or language. As Jersey families moved between countries, the Jersey name may have changed with them. Jersey family members have moved around different countries all throughout history.
Jersey country of origin
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The nationality of Jersey may be difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Jersey may be in dispute depending on whether the surname came in to being organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of surnames that are based on a professional trade, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).
Meaning of the last name Jersey
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The meaning of Jersey come may come from a craft, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Many of these craft-based surnames might be a profession in another language. Because of this it is important to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many western names like Jersey originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. Often these surnames relate to a religious expression such as "Favored of God".
- Maurice S Jersey 1928 - 1999
- Lady Charlotte Villiers of Jersey, of Jersey 1771 - 1808
- Virginia W Jersey 1913 - 1997
- Grace E Jersey 1908 - 1990
- Lord William Villiers of Jersey 1780 - 1813
- Maynard R Jersey 1912 - 1995
- Charlotte Jersey 1905 - 1987
- Lord Frederick Villiers of Jersey 1734 - 1742
- Elizabeth Jersey 1884 - 1972
- Clinton H Jersey 1922 - 1989
- Gurney Jersey Craft
- Mary F Jersey 1931 - 2005
- John Jersey Bozworth Bozarth 1714 - 1760
- Chester Jersey 1891 - 1963
- Lady Harriet Villiers of Jersey ? - 1870
- Elizabeth Jersey 1931 - 1978
- John A Jersey 1912 - 2007
- David M Jersey 1939 - 2010
- Albert Jersey 1887 - 1970
- Josephine D Jersey 1904 - 1991
Jersey Family Tree
Famous people named Jersey
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Jersey
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Jersey. 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 Jersey family
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Jersey spelling variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Jersey were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in official records. This could have given rise misspellings of Jersey. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Jersey last name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Last names like Jersey change in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family branches, and eras over time.