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Louis Surname History
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Louis Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Louis may be difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Louis may be difficult to determine based on whether the surname originated naturally and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of surnames that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials).
Louis Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Louis come may come from a craft, such as the name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials. Some of these craft-based last names might be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is important to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many western names like Louis come from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. Commonly these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "From the ash tree".
Louis Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Louis were written down based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Louis. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Louis family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Names like Louis vary in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across villages, family branches, and eras over the years.
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Louis Family Tree
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- Lewis (Louis) Breitenbucher born 1828
- Jean St Louis
- Joseph St Louis born 1770
- Marie St Croteau Louis born 1775
- Nathaniel Louis 1916 - 1989
- Chesley Louis 1934 - 1981
- Leroy Louis Jr 1936 - 2007
- Joseph Louis 1942 - 1980
- Frank Louis 1903 - 1974
- Anna Louis 1887 - 1975