Locke Family History
Locke Surname History
This page is the home for the complete history of the Locke last name, Locke origins, and history of Locke ancestors. Locke family history has a complex evolution of which the particulars have been accumulated over the years by Locke family researchers. The Locke family is an old heredity that has spread all across the world over time, and as the Locke family has spread, it has evolved making its history difficult to uncover.
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The evolution of Locke begins with the origins of thesurname. Even in the earliest days of a name there have been different spellings of that name simply because surnames were infrequently written down back when few people could write.
It was not uncommon for a family name to change as it enters a new country or language. As these families emigrated between countries and languages, the Locke name may have changed with them. Locke ancestors have migrated around different countries all throughout history.
Locke country of origin
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The nationality of Locke may be difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Locke may be difficult to determine based on whether the surname came about naturally and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of family names that are based on professions, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials).
Meaning of the last name Locke
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The meaning of Locke come may come from a trade, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these profession-based last names might be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is important to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many modern names like Locke originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. Commonly these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".
- Faithful Locke
- Lydia Dow Locke 1733 - 1780
- Luther Locke 1796 - 1866
- Elizabeth Berry Locke ? - 1734
- Sarah Locke 1696 - 1790
- Olive Locke 1790 - 1853
- Abigail Locke 1773 - 1858
- Abigail Locke ? - 1729
- Abigail Locke 1750 - 1840
- William Locke
- Rebecca Fry-Lock Boone ? - 1839
- Jemima Russell Locke 1692 - 1782
- Elizabeth Locke 1720 - 1797
- Levi Locke 1770 - 1850
- Ann Locke 1844 - ?
- Abigail Locke 1710 - 1755
- Joseph Locke
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Famous people named Locke
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Locke
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Locke. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Fun facts about the Locke family
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Locke spelling variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Locke were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were written in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Locke. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Locke last name are important to understanding the history of the name. Family names like Locke change in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across villages, family branches, and eras over the years.