Lestley Surname History
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- Lestley last name meaning & etymology
- Lestley spelling & pronunciation
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Lestley Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Lestley can be difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Lestley may be difficult to determine based on whether the surname came about naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from professions, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Lestley Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Lestley come may come from a craft, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these trade-based last names might be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is important to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many western names like Lestley originate from religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so on. In many cases these names relate to a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".
Lestley Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Family names like Lestley transform in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family lines, and eras over time. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Lestley were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Lestley. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Lestley family name are important to understanding the history of the name.
Last names similar to LestleyLestlie, Lestly, Lestman, Lestmann, Lestneck, Lestner, Lestney, Lestnick, Lestnik, Lestnir, Lestnosky, Lestny, Lesto, Lestobec, Lestoc, Lestocard, Lestocart, Lestochi, Lestock, Lestock-forbes
Lestley Family Tree
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- Theresa Lestley 1885 - 1973
- Benjamin F. Lestley
- Charles W. Lestley
- R.N. Lestley
- Robert Lestley
- William Lestley
- Dana P Lestley ? - 1969