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Metcalf Surname History
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Metcalf Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Metcalf is often very difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Metcalf may be in dispute as result of whether the surname came about naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of surnames that are based on a professional trade, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the family name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Metcalf Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Metcalf come may come from a craft, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these craft-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 used by its early ancestors. Many modern names like Metcalf originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. Commonly these family names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".
Metcalf Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Metcalf were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Metcalf. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Metcalf surname are important to understanding the history of the name. Names like Metcalf vary in how they're spelled as they travel across villages, family unions, and countries over generations.
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Metcalf Family Tree
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- Friswede Metcalf Bartholomew 1568 - 1647
- Jonathan Metcalf 1650 - 1727
- Sarah Metcalf / Plympton / Turner Holbrook 1663 - 1738
- Mary Claypool Metcalf born 1756
- Elizabeth Metcalf Ellis born 1718
- Melethiah Metcalf 1722 - 1784
- Esther Metcalf
- Sybil Metcalf 1728 - 1810
- Elinor Metcalf died 1813
- Samuel Metcalf born 1661