Knox Family History
Knox Surname History
This page is a hub for the complete history of the Knox last name, Knox origins, and stories of Knox ancestors. Knox family history has rich origins whose details are beginning to be understood by Knox family researchers. The Knox family is an old heredity that has spread all across the world over the centuries, and as the Knox family has spread, it has changed making its etymology challenging to uncover.
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The evolution of Knox starts with the origins of thelast name. Even in the earliest days of a name there have been variations in that single name simply because surnames were infrequently written down back when few people could write.
It was common for a family name to change as it enters a new country or language. As these families moved between countries and languages, the Knox name may have changed with them. Knox family members have travelled around the world all throughout history.
Knox country of origin
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The nationality of Knox can be difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Knox may be difficult to determine depending on whether the family name came in to being organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from professions, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen).
Meaning of the last name Knox
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The meaning of Knox come may come from a profession, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these craft-based surnames can be a profession in another language. For this reason it is useful to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many western names like Knox originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. Often these names relate to a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".
- Charles Arthur Knox 1923 - ?
- Nelle Lee Knox 1909 - ?
- Alvin or Almy Knox
- Mrs. A.R. Knox
- Jenny Sue Letty Knox Carlton 1877 - ?
- William Frank Knox 1918 - ?
- Susanna Fitzhugh Fitzhugh 1751 - 1823
- Nancy True Knox 1892 - ?
- Bobby Knox
- Julia Knox Willard Infant 1798 - 1799
- Agnes Knox 1913 - ?
- Mary Elizabeth Knox 1915 - ?
- Carl Taylor Knox 1921 - ?
- George Booker Knox 1895 - ?
- Zoeretha Schoonover Knox 1871 - ?
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Famous people named Knox
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Knox
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Knox. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Knox spelling variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Knox were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Knox. Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Knox last name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Surnames like Knox vary in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across tribes, family lines, and eras across time.