Kerley Surname History
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- Kerley last name meaning & etymology
- Kerley spelling & pronunciation
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Kerley Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Kerley is often very difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Kerley may be difficult to determine depending on whether the family name originated naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of last names that are based on a craft, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Kerley Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Kerley come may come from a trade, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these profession-based surnames can be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is essential to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many western names like Kerley come from religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and other related texts. In many cases these surnames are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Favored of God".
Kerley Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Family names like Kerley vary in their spelling as they travel across tribes, family unions, and countries across time. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Kerley were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have given rise misspellings of Kerley. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Kerley surname are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.
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Kerley Family Tree
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- Mercy Kerley
- Elizabeth White Kerley 1635 - 1675
- Mercy Kerley 1681 - 1727
- Henry Kerley, Jr.
- Mary Kerley Johnson
- Joseph Kerley
- Martha Kerley
- Mary Kerley
- Hannah Kerley
- Elizabeth Kerley Howe