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Morris Surname History
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- Morris spelling & pronunciation
Morris Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Morris may be complicated to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Morris may be in dispute as result of whether the surname came in to being organically and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of names that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Morris Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Morris come may come from a profession, such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen. Some of these craft-based family names might be a profession in another language. This is why it is useful to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many names like Morris come from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so on. In many cases these names relate to a religious expression such as "From the ash tree".
Morris Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Morris were written down based on how they sounded when people's names were written in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Morris. Last names like Morris vary in how they're said and written as they travel across tribes, family branches, and languages over the years. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Morris name are important to understanding the history of the name.
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Morris Family Tree
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- George MORRIS 1870 - ?
- Alice (CUNNINGHAM) MORRIS-DIMICK 1844 - ?
- Elton H Morris 1921 - ?
- Harold Morris 1898 - ?
- Jane Hasque Morris 1824 - ?
- Sarah (Roberts) Morris 1850 - ?
- Kenny Morris
- Essie Laura (Hutson) Morris 1907 - ?
- Sarah Joseph Morris Fowler 1843 - ?
- Nina Pearl (Morris) Chapman