Jo Surname History
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- Jo last name meaning & etymology
- Jo spelling & pronunciation
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Jo Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Jo may be very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Jo may be in dispute as result of whether the name originated naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of surnames that are based on a profession, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Jo Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Jo come may come from a trade, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these profession-based family names may be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is important to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many names like Jo are inspired by religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. In many cases these names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Favored of God".
Jo Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Jo were transliterated based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Jo. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Jo name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Names like Jo change in how they're written as they travel across communities, family branches, and countries over the years.
Last names similar to Jo-jo, J O, Jo', Jo0ce, Joa, Joä, Joaamoz, Joaan, Joaannis, Joaaperi, Joaas, Joab, Joabar, Joabe, Joabel, Joaberi, Joabh, Joabi, Joable, Joablé
Jo Family Tree
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- Betty Jo Green
- Thelma Jo Walsh 1919 - ?
- Norma Jo Sparks
- Sally Jo Brake
- Martha Jo Stapleton 1943 - ?
- Ida Jo Vinson
- William Joseph (Billy Jo) Cozad 1936 - ?
- Joseph William (Joe V.) Jecmenek 1891 - ?
- Mary Jo Green 1893 - ?
- Nancy Jo Casey