Jourdan Family History & Genealogy
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Jourdan Surname History
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Jourdan Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Jourdan is often complicated to determine because countries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Jourdan may be in dispute based on whether the name originated organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from professions, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).
Jourdan Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Jourdan come may come from a trade, such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen. Some of these trade-based last names may be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is useful to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many modern names like Jourdan originate from religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so on. In many cases these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".
Jourdan Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Last names like Jourdan change in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across tribes, family unions, and languages over time. In early history when few people could write, names such as Jourdan were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in official records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Jourdan. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Jourdan last name are important to understanding the history of the name.
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Jourdan Family Tree
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- Paul Jourdan
- Mary Jourdan Basse
- Jan Jordaan B1, b1
- Johanna Jourdan
- Marie Jourdan
- Joseph (JOURDAN) Jourdan, b1c7
- Susanna Jordaan B5 Died Jourdan 1728?, b5
- Pierre Jourdan
- Pierre Jourdan
- Mary Jourdan Basse