Merriewether Family History & Genealogy
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Merriewether Surname History
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Merriewether Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Merriewether can be very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Merriewether may be difficult to determine as result of whether the surname came about naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from a profession, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Merriewether Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Merriewether come may come from a craft, such as the name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker. Some of these profession-based family names might be a profession in some other language. This is why it is important to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many names like Merriewether are inspired by religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so forth. Often these names are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".
Merriewether Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Merriewether were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Merriewether. Last names like Merriewether vary in how they're written as they travel across villages, family lines, and countries over generations. Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Merriewether family name are important to understanding the history of the name.
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Merriewether Family Tree
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- Ellen Merriewether 1926 - 1987
- Thomas Merriewether 1920 - 2006
- Benjamin Merriewether 1912 - 1975
- Willie Merriewether 1917 - 1987
- Joe C Merriewether 1918 - 1992
- Rosa C Merriewether 1919 - 1997
- Albert Merriewether 1935 - 1987
- Lillie V Merriewether 1925 - 2006
- Snowden G. Merriewether
- Albert R Merriewether 1935 - 1987