Maine Surname History
The family history of the Maine last name is maintained by the AncientFaces community. Join the community by adding to to our knowldge of the Maine:
- Maine family history
- Maine country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Maine last name meaning & etymology
- Maine spelling & pronunciation
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Maine Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Maine may be very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Maine may be difficult to determine based on whether the surname came in to being organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on professions, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").
Maine Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Maine come may come from a craft, such as the name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk". Some of these trade-based last names might be a profession in another language. For this reason it is useful to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many western names like Maine originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so forth. Often these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".
Maine Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Maine last name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Maine were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Maine. Surnames like Maine change in how they're spelled as they travel across villages, family branches, and countries over the years.
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Maine Family Tree
Here are a few of the Maine biographies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Maines
- Mélisende Du du Maine Maine 980 - 1064
- Count of Maine 1667 - ?
- Mary Maine 1677 - 1678
- Paula de Maine
- Count Hughes V of Maine 1056 - 1131
- Count Fulconius of Maine 962 - ?
- Count Herbert of Maine 965 - ?
- Rorick Ii De Maine Maine Comte, comte 800 - ?
- Ruth MAIN Maine 1786 - 1836
- Herberge du Maine 1072 - 1110