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Maines Surname History
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- Maines family history
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- Maines last name meaning & etymology
- Maines spelling & pronunciation
Maines Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Maines may be very difficult to determine because countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Maines may be difficult to determine based on whether the family name came about organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that come from a profession, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).
Maines Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Maines come may come from a trade, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these trade-based last names can be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is important to know the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many modern names like Maines are inspired by religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so forth. Commonly these surnames are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".
Maines Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Maines last name are important to understanding the history of the name. In early history when few people could write, names such as Maines were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Maines. Last names like Maines change in how they're spelled as they travel across tribes, family branches, and countries over the years.
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Maines Family Tree
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- Mahala (Maines) Howell 1849 - ?
- William Cass Maines 1853 - ?
- Clark Cook Maines
- Maggie Mae Maines
- Anna Maines
- Jacqueline Maines Barrymore
- Roy Maines
- Idella Ewan Maines
- Oliver L. Maines
- Anna Maines Shotwell