Modiest Family History & Genealogy
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Modiest Surname History
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Modiest Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Modiest is often complicated to determine because regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Modiest may be in dispute based on whether the name came about organically and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from a profession, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials).
Modiest Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Modiest come may come from a profession, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these trade-based last names may be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is essential to research the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many names like Modiest come from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so forth. Commonly these surnames relate to a religious sentiment such as "Grace of God".
Modiest Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Modiest were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Modiest. Surnames like Modiest vary in their spelling as they travel across villages, family unions, and languages over the years. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Modiest name are important to understanding the history of the name.
Last names similar to ModiestModiestte, Modieu, Modi fada, Modifer, Modifica, Modifier, Modig, Mödig, Modiga, Modigan, Modige, Modigel, Modigell, Modigell msm, Modigen, Modigh, Modighe, Modigliani, Modigno, Modigon
Modiest Family Tree
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- Albert Modiest 1900 - 1970
- Samuel Modiest 1891 - 1975
- Freeman Modiest 1882 - 1982
- Ellen Modiest 1884 - 1976
- Ivory Modiest 1901 - 1974
- Leonard S Modiest 1951 - 2007
- Ida Modiest 1896 - 1985
- Lillian L Modiest 1918 - 1998
- Herbert L Modiest 1918 - 2000