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Mac Surname History
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- Mac family history
- Mac country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Mac last name meaning & etymology
- Mac spelling & pronunciation
- genealogy and family tree
Mac Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Mac may be difficult to determine because countries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Mac may be difficult to determine based on whether the family name originated organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of last names that are based on professions, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Mac Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Mac come may come from a craft, such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen. Some of these craft-based last names can be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is useful to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many western names like Mac originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so on. Often these names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".
Mac Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Mac family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Last names like Mac transform in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across tribes, family branches, and eras over time. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Mac were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Mac.
Last names similar to MacMäc, Mac1Leane, Maca, Macaa, Macaalay, Macaaron, Macaavoy, Macaba, Macababayao, Macababbad, Macabale, Macabales, Macabali, Macabalin, Macabams, Macaban, Macabangun, Macabantad, Macabante, Macabanti
Mac Family Tree
Here are a few of the Mac genealogies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Macs
- Marion (Mac) Imel born 1898
- Terry (Mac) Lee McNeal born 1943
- Kenneth Iii of Mac Dubh Scotland, King of Scots 962 - 1005
- Daughter Mac Somerled Somerled born 1159
- Gladys C Reyes De Mac 1935 - 2007
- Clinton Mac Innis 1921 - 1986
- Virginia Marie Mac Lean 1963 - 2007
- Clara Mac Indoe 1893 - 1977
- Grace Mac Mullen 1914 - 2007
- Joan Marie Mac Enery 1925 - 2008