Mervill Surname History
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Mervill Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Mervill can be difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Mervill may be in dispute as result of whether the name came about naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from a profession, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Mervill Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Mervill come may come from a trade, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these profession-based family names may be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is good to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many names like Mervill come from religious texts like the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and other related texts. Often these surnames are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".
Mervill Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Mervill name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Last names like Mervill vary in how they're written as they travel across communities, family lines, and eras over time. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Mervill were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Mervill.
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Mervill Family Tree
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- James Mervill
- William R. Mervill
- Madison J. Mervill
- John Alex Mervill ? - 1905
- Mary Elizabeth Telford