Laird Family History
Laird Surname History
Laird family history has rich origins of which the particulars have been accumulated over the years by Laird family members. This page is dedicated to the complete history of the Laird last name, Laird origins, and records of Laird family members. The Laird family name is an old heredity that has spread all across the world for many generations, and as the name Laird has migrated, it has changed making its origin difficult to unearth.
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The evolution of Laird starts with it's early ancestors. Even in the early generations of a name there have been changes in that name simply because last names were infrequently written down back when few people could write.
As Laird families moved between countries and languages, the Laird name may have changed with them. It was not uncommon for a surname to change as it enters a new country or language. Laird ancestors have travelled around the world all throughout history.
Laird country of origin
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The nationality of Laird may be very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Laird may be in dispute depending on whether the surname came in to being organically and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of family names that are based on professions, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Meaning of the last name Laird
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The meaning of Laird come may come from a craft, such as the name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk". Many of these craft-based surnames might be a profession in another language. This is why it is important to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many names like Laird originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so forth. Commonly these family names relate to a religious expression such as "From the ash tree".
- Amanda Allen May "Mandy" Laird 1853 - ?
- Marian LAIRD
- Ewen of Atholl - 2nd Laird 1225 - ?
- Letitia Laird
- Samuel Laird 1772 - ?
- Elizabeth Laird 1802 - 1865
- Maria Fruit Laird
- Duncan of Atholl 5th Laird 1300 - ?
- John Laird 1768 - ?
- John Laird
- Grace Laird 1787 - ?
- Mary Laird 1776 - ?
- Andrew De Atholl - 4th Laird 1270 - ?
- James Laird 1746 - 1780
- Jean Laird 1770 - ?
- Amanda Laird 1853 - ?
- William Laird Ruthven, V 1360 - 1427
- Jane Laird
- James Laird, Ensign
- Laird Laird
Laird Family Tree
Famous people named Laird
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Laird
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Laird. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Laird spelling variations
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Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Laird family name are important to understanding the history of the name. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Laird were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Laird. Surnames like Laird vary in their spelling as they travel across communities, family branches, and countries over generations.