Keyes Family History & Genealogy
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Keyes Surname History
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Keyes Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Keyes may be difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Keyes may be in dispute depending on whether the name originated organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of surnames that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the surname "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).
Keyes Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Keyes come may come from a craft, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these trade-based surnames may be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is essential to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many modern names like Keyes originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. In many cases these names are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".
Keyes Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Keyes were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have led to misspellings of Keyes. Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Keyes family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Last names like Keyes transform in their spelling as they travel across villages, family branches, and eras over time.
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Keyes Family Tree
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- Freeman Keyes
- Diana Keyes
- Michael Keyes
- Nathan Keyes 1774 - 1860
- Elija or Eli Keyes 1737 - 1795
- Elizaza Hannah Howe Keyes 1750 - 1778
- Eli Keyes 1705 - 1723
- Mary Wheelock Keyes 1706 - 1734
- Lucy Dean Wesson Keyes
- Nathaniel Keyes 1739 - ?