Modesty Surname History
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- Modesty last name meaning & etymology
- Modesty spelling & pronunciation
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Modesty Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Modesty can be very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Modesty may be in dispute depending on whether the name came about organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of last names that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials).
Modesty Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Modesty come may come from a trade, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these profession-based surnames may be a profession in some other language. This is why it is good to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many names like Modesty originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. Commonly these names relate to a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".
Modesty Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Modesty were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were written in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Modesty. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Modesty last name are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Modesty change in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family lines, and countries over the years.
Last names similar to ModestyMode style, Modes-vivell, Modet, Modetor, Möde toralf, Modetreff, Mode-treff, Modetreff hattingen, Modetreff hiermeier, Modetreff weh, Modetsky, Modett, Modette, Modetto, Modetz, Modetzka, Modeus, Modeux, Modev, Modeverlag mutterloh
Modesty Family Tree
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- Samuel Modesty 1903 - 1968
- Justine B Modesty 1921 - 2009
- Lawrence W Modesty 1907 - 1989
- Lawrence W Modesty 1934 - 2004
- Bernard Y Modesty 1937 - 2007
- Kathleen Modesty 1916 - 1980
- Clyde E Modesty 1938 - 2002
- Clemmie Modesty 1909 - 1995
- Verna Modesty 1919 - 1997
- Ronald K. Modesty 1962 - ?