Mays Surname History
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- Mays last name meaning & etymology
- Mays spelling & pronunciation
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Mays Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Mays may be very difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Mays may be difficult to determine as result of whether the name originated naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of names that come from a professional trade, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Mays Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Mays come may come from a trade, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these profession-based family names may be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is good to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many western names like Mays originate from religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so forth. In many cases these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".
Mays Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Surnames like Mays change in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across villages, family branches, and countries across time. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Mays were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Mays. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Mays last name are important to understanding the history of the name.
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Mays Family Tree
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- Lula J. Mays 1898 - ?
- Green Mays
- George Mays
- Crystal James Sadie Mays
- ELLEN RITTIE BOOHER MAYS 1860 - ?
- Crystal and James Mays
- John B Mays 1750 - 1815
- Joseph Mays 1726 - 1798
- Mary Mays
- Calvin Bullard Mays