Laidlaw Surname History
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Laidlaw Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Laidlaw is often complicated to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Laidlaw may be in dispute based on whether the surname originated organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from a craft, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the last name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).
Laidlaw Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Laidlaw come may come from a craft, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these profession-based last names might be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is important to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many modern names like Laidlaw originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. Commonly these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Favored of God".
Laidlaw Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Laidlaw were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in public records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Laidlaw. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Laidlaw family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Family names like Laidlaw transform in their spelling as they travel across tribes, family unions, and languages over the years.
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Laidlaw Family Tree
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- Lillian E Laidlaw 1906 - 1993
- Jeannette C Laidlaw 1942 - 2011
- Janice Laidlaw 1928 - 1977
- Cecilia Laidlaw 1889 - 1987
- James M Laidlaw 1905 - 1996
- David Laidlaw 1880 - 1972
- Thomas Laidlaw 1920 - 1979
- Florence Laidlaw 1896 - 1987
- William Laidlaw 1892 - 1963
- K G Laidlaw 1952 - 2000