Locke Surname History
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Locke Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Locke is often difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Locke may be difficult to determine as result of whether the name originated organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from a craft, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Locke Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Locke come may come from a craft, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these trade-based family names may be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is useful to know the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many names like Locke come from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. Commonly these surnames relate to a religious expression such as "From the ash tree".
Locke Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Locke were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Locke. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Locke family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Locke change in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family unions, and eras over time.
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Locke Family Tree
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- Ann Locke 1844 - ?
- Luther Locke 1796 - 1866
- Elizabeth Berry Locke ? - 1734
- Sarah Locke 1696 - 1790
- Abigail Locke 1773 - 1858
- Olive Locke 1790 - 1853
- Abigail Locke 1750 - 1840
- Elizabeth Locke 1720 - 1797
- Rebecca Fry-Lock Boone ? - 1839
- Lydia Dow Locke 1733 - 1780