Kissam Surname History
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- Kissam last name meaning & etymology
- Kissam spelling & pronunciation
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Kissam Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Kissam may be complicated to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Kissam may be in dispute depending on whether the family name came about naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on professions, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen).
Kissam Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Kissam come may come from a craft, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these trade-based surnames can be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is important to research the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many names like Kissam come from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and other related texts. Often these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".
Kissam Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Kissam were written down based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Kissam. Surnames like Kissam change in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across tribes, family branches, and languages across time. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Kissam last name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.
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Kissam Family Tree
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- Benjamin Kissam
- Daniel Whitehead MD Kissam
- Hewlett Kissam
- Phebe Kissam
- Joseph Kissam, II
- Adrian Kissam Hoffman 1797 - ?
- William Kissam Vanderbilt 1849 - 1920
- Maria Louisa Kissam
- Daniel Whitehead Kissam
- Joseph Kissam