Layh Family History & Genealogy
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Layh Surname History
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Layh Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Layh can be difficult to determine because countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Layh may be in dispute depending on whether the surname came in to being naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from a profession, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Layh Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Layh come may come from a craft, such as the name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker. Some of these profession-based surnames might be a profession in another language. For this reason it is essential to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many names like Layh originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious expression such as "Lamb of God".
Layh Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Layh were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in official records. This could have given rise misspellings of Layh. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Layh surname are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Surnames like Layh vary in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across villages, family lines, and eras over the years.
Last names similar to LayhLayha, Lay ha, Lay-hacker, Layham, Layhamen, Layhamin, Layhan, Layhane, Layhar, Layhart, Layhe, Layhea, Layhee, Layheigh, Layhen, Lay Hen, Layher, Layherr, Layhew, Layhey
Layh Family Tree
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- Anna Layh 1893 - 1981
- Charles A Layh 1917 - 1991
- William Layh 1892 - 1965
- Alfred Layh 1919 - 1988
- Philip J Layh 1922 - 1992
- Philip Layh 1917 - 1968
- Christophe Layh 1891 - 1981
- Frances Layh 1901 - 1981
- Vlasta M Layh 1924 - 1994
- Virginia A Layh 1925 - 2007