Neff Family History
Neff Surname History
The Neff family name is an old lineage that has migrated all across the world over time, and as the name Neff has migrated, it has evolved making its origin challenging to piece together. This Neff history and genealogy page contains the accumulated history of the Neff last name made up of user-uploaded content from other AncientFaces users. Neff family history has a complex evolution whose details can be pieced together by Neff family members.
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The evolution of Neff starts with the origins of thesurname. Even in the early generations of a name there have been changes in that name simply because last names were infrequently written down that long ago.
Neff families have moved around the world all throughout history. It was common for a last name to change as it enters a new country or language. As these families emigrated between countries, the Neff name may have changed with them.
Neff country of origin
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The nationality of Neff is often very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Neff may be in dispute as result of whether the name originated naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of last names that come from a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).
Meaning of the last name Neff
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The meaning of Neff come may come from a craft, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. A lot of these profession-based family names may be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is useful to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many names like Neff originate from religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so forth. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".
- Andrew Y Neff 1843 - 1920
- James G. Neff (Sitting down) 1853 - ?
- John Stanton Neff 1907 - ?
- Anna Neff
- Henry Neff
- Pat Marchall Neff Merritt
- Daniel Neff 1804 - ?
- John Neff 1766 - ?
- William Levi Neff 1876 - ?
- John Neff 1719 - 1760
- Mary Neff
- Catherine Neff
- Mehitabel Glover Neff 1679 - ?
- Sebastian "Boss" Neff 1886 - ?
- Michael Neff
- Samuel Neff
- Mary Ann Neff Rockwell
- John Neff
- Alvin Neff
- David Neff
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Famous people named Neff
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Neff
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Neff. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Fun facts about the Neff family
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Neff spelling variations
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Family names like Neff transform in how they're spelled as they travel across tribes, family unions, and countries over generations. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Neff were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have given rise misspellings of Neff. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Neff name are important to understanding the etymology of the name.