Matchett Surname History
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Matchett Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Matchett can be very difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Matchett may be difficult to determine based on whether the surname originated naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of family names that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).
Matchett Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Matchett come may come from a craft, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these craft-based last names might be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is useful to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many names like Matchett originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. In many cases these family names relate to a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".
Matchett Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Matchett were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in public records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Matchett. Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Matchett family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Family names like Matchett change in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family lines, and countries over generations.
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Matchett Family Tree
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- Rena Matchett Moore 1858 - ?
- Thomas Matchett 1793 - 1842
- Rebecca Matchett
- Richard Matchett
- Matthew Bell Matchett
- Lucie Matchett
- Richard Matchett
- Edward Matchett Herring
- Elizabeth Matchett Herring
- Bridgett Matchett Fiske