Mesnil Surname History
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- Mesnil last name meaning & etymology
- Mesnil spelling & pronunciation
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Mesnil Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Mesnil can be very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Mesnil may be difficult to determine based on whether the family name originated naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on professions, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials).
Mesnil Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Mesnil come may come from a profession, such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen. Some of these profession-based last names can be a profession in a different language. This is why it is good to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many names like Mesnil are inspired by religious texts such as the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so forth. Commonly these names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".
Mesnil Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Mesnil family name are important to understanding the history of the name. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Mesnil were transliterated based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Mesnil. Last names like Mesnil change in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family lines, and countries across time.
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Mesnil Family Tree
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- William De Mesnil Warin Warin 1105 - ?
- Richard De Mesnil Warin 1055 - ?
- Ranulphus De Mesnil Warin 1030 - ?
- Reine Mesnil / Mesny
- Marie Madeleine Babeux Mesnil
- Alexander Mesnil 1920 - 1990
- E. Mesnil
- Louis Jean Mesnil
- Eliza Mesnil 1868 - 1914
- Earl William Mesnil