Modey Surname History
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- Modey family history
- Modey country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Modey last name meaning & etymology
- Modey spelling & pronunciation
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Modey Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Modey may be very difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Modey may be difficult to determine based on whether the name came about organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of last names that are based on professions, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker).
Modey Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Modey come may come from a trade, such as the name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker. Some of these profession-based last names may be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is good to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many names like Modey originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, etc. In many cases these surnames are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".
Modey Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Modey family name are important to understanding the history of the name. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Modey were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Modey. Family names like Modey change in their spelling as they travel across communities, family branches, and countries over generations.
Last names similar to ModeyModeyefsky, Modeyska, Modeyski, Modez, Modezel, Mode zentrum, Modezewski, Modezie, Modezjewski, Modezuma, Modezzo, Modfia, Modfield, Modfson, Modg, Modge, Modgelin, Modgelowski, Modgenz, Modgeska
Modey Family Tree
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- Walter E Modey 1905 - 1990
- John Modey 1904 - 1960
- James A Modey 1907 - 1993
- Roxann Modey 1935 - 1981
- Merrial E Modey 1925 - 1989
- Gordon P Modey 1899 - 1989
- Harry Modey 1890 - 1983
- Mary Ann Modey 1903 - 1994
- Myrtle E Modey 1897 - 1989
- Marjorie Modey 1905 - 1985