Merlees Surname History
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Merlees Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Merlees can be very difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Merlees may be difficult to determine based on whether the family name originated organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on a profession, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Merlees Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Merlees come may come from a craft, 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 a different language. For this reason it is important to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many western names like Merlees come from religious texts like the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, etc. Commonly these family names are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".
Merlees Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Merlees family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Surnames like Merlees transform in how they're spelled as they travel across tribes, family lines, and countries over generations. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Merlees were written down based on how they sounded when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Merlees.
Last names similar to MerleesMerle-fernan, Merle-figuer, Merle-görgen, Merleh, Merle-hahn, Merleham, Merlehan, Merlei, Merleijn, Merlein, Merleitz, Merlejohn, Merle-kani, Merleke, Merleker, Merlekker, Merlel, Merle-Laboy, Merle-marzan, Merle-merle
Merlees Family Tree
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- Einar Merlees 1902 - 1969
- Effie H Merlees 1900 - 1992
- Ole A. Merlees 1825 - ?
- Dorothea Merlees 1823 - ?
- Bertha Susanna Merlees* 1853 - ?
- Dorothea Amalia Merlees* 1854 - ?
- Oliva Andrea Merlees* 1856 - ?
- Josephine Magdal Merlees* 1858 - ?
- Dorothea Amalie Merlees 1853 - ?
- Oliva Andrea Merlees 1856 - ?