Meier Surname History
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- Meier spelling & pronunciation
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Meier Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Meier can be difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Meier may be in dispute as result of whether the surname came about naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from a craft, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).
Meier Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Meier come may come from a trade, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these craft-based family names might be a profession in some other language. This is why it is good to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many names like Meier originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so forth. Commonly these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".
Meier Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Meier were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Meier. Last names like Meier transform in how they're said and written as they travel across communities, family lines, and eras over generations. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Meier last name are important to understanding the etymology of the name.
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Meier Family Tree
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- Charles Ernst Meier/Meyer 1880 - ?
- Elisabeth Wille Meier 1852 - ?
- Melba R (Rose) Meier
- Leo T. Meier 1886 - 1982
- Rose Mary Meier 1883 - 1966
- Bertha Meier 1853 - 1927
- Rudolph Joseph Meier 1886 - 1945
- Theodor Eustachius Meier 1846 - 1928
- Emma Meier 1879 - 1930
- Isaac Jacob Meier? Stern 1786 - 1860