Moncrieff Surname History
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The nationality of Moncrieff can be difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Moncrieff may be difficult to determine depending on whether the family name came in to being organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of family names that are based on a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).
Moncrieff Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Moncrieff come may come from a craft, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these trade-based surnames can be a profession in another language. For this reason it is important to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many western names like Moncrieff come from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. Commonly these names relate to a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".
Moncrieff Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Moncrieff were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Moncrieff. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Moncrieff family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Family names like Moncrieff transform in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across villages, family lines, and eras over generations.
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Moncrieff Family Tree
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- Sir John Moncrieff, 8th Laird, Sir 1454 - 1496
- Agnes Moncrieff 1520 - 1541
- Agnes Margaret Moncreiff 1475 - ?
- Jane Moncrieff 1560 - ?
- John Moncrieff 7th Moncreiff of that Ilk Laird, 7th Laird 1429 - ?
- Isabel Moncrieff
- John Moncrieff 1854 - ?
- Malcolm Moncrieff 1404 - 1465
- Jean Moncreiffe Moncrieff
- Margaret Scott-Moncrieff Bushell 1484 - 1554