Matchett Family History
Matchett Surname History
This page is dedicated to a detailed history of the Matchett family name, Matchett origins, and records of people with the Matchett name. Matchett family history has rich origins whose details can be pieced together by Matchett family researchers. The Matchett family name is an old family line that has spread all across the world over time, and as the name Matchett has spread, it has evolved making its etymology challenging to uncover.
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The evolution of Matchett starts with the origins of thelast name. Even in the earliest days of a name there are variations in that single name simply because last names were infrequently written down at that stage in history.
It was common for a family name to change as it enters a new country or language. As these families emigrated between countries and languages, the Matchett name may have changed with them. Matchett family members have migrated across various regions all throughout history.
Matchett country of origin
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The nationality of Matchett may be complicated to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Matchett may be in dispute based on whether the name came in to being organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that are based on professions, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker).
Meaning of the last name Matchett
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The meaning of Matchett come may come from a profession, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these craft-based last names may be a profession in another language. This is why it is essential to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many western names like Matchett originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. Often these surnames are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".
- Bridgett Matchett Fiske
- Bernard Matchett 1935 - 1975
- Hildegarde J Matchett 1916 - 2004
- Rena Matchett Moore 1858 - ?
- Edward Matchett Herring
- Matthew Bell Matchett
- Richard Matchett
- James W Matchett 1915 - 1990
- Lucie Matchett
- Barbara Matchett 1919 - 1979
- Richard Matchett
- Elizabeth Matchett Herring
- Rebecca Matchett
- James Matchett 1906 - 1972
- Eileen Matchett 1892 - 1976
- Frederick Matchett 1887 - 1968
- Elizabeth Matchett 1925 - 1980
- Catherine L Matchett 1951 - 2003
- Elinor J Matchett 1910 - 1996
- Thomas Matchett 1793 - 1842
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Famous people named Matchett
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Matchett
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Matchett. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Matchett spelling variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Matchett were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Matchett. Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Matchett surname are important to understanding the history of the name. Family names like Matchett change in their spelling as they travel across communities, family branches, and languages across time.