Lamar Family History
Lamar Surname History
This Lamar origins and history page contains the contributed history of the Lamar family name made up of user-contributed content from other users interested in the Lamar family. Lamar family history has a complex evolution whose details have been accumulated over the years by Lamar family members. The last name Lamar is an old lineage that has spread all across the world for many generations, and as the name Lamar has spread, it has changed making its history tricky to unearth.
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The evolution of Lamar begins at it's earliest origins. Even in the early generations of a name there are different spellings of that name simply because family names were infrequently written down that long ago.
It was commonplace for a surname to change as it enters a new country or language. As families, tribes, and clans moved between countries, the Lamar name may have changed with them. Lamar family members have migrated around different countries all throughout history.
Lamar country of origin
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The nationality of Lamar can be very difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Lamar may be difficult to determine as result of whether the surname came in to being organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of last names that come from a profession, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Meaning of the last name Lamar
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The meaning of Lamar come may come from a trade, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Many of these profession-based family names might be a profession in another language. This is why it is essential to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many modern names like Lamar originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. Often these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "From the ash tree".
- Sarah Marshall Lamar
- Van Lamar Jernigan 1920 - 1998
- Clarinda Huntington Pendleton Lamar 1856 - ?
- John Lamar 1713 - 1785
- Pyron Lamar Alexander 1906 - 1962
- Justice Joseph Rucker Lamar 1857 - 1916
- Alburtus Lamar Beckwith
- Wail Lamar Pickens 1910 - present
- Rev. James Sanford Lamar 1829 - ?
- Mary Lamar
- Marvin Lamar Kempton 1920 - 1994
- Sarah Wilson Lamar 1725 - 1756
- John Lamar 1740 - 1799
- William Lamar 1745 - ?
- Robert Lamar 1709 - 1756
- Philip J. Lamar 1855 - ?
- Burney Lamar 1980 - present
- Phillip Lamar 1760 - 1807
- Mary Rucker Lamar
- Ciel Taylor Lamar 2009 - present
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Famous people named Lamar
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Lamar
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Lamar. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Lamar spelling variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Lamar were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Lamar. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Lamar family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Family names like Lamar change in their spelling as they travel across communities, family lines, and countries over the years.