Nowell Surname History
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- Nowell spelling & pronunciation
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Nowell Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Nowell can be difficult to determine because countries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Nowell may be difficult to determine depending on whether the family name originated naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of last names that come from a craft, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Nowell Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Nowell come may come from a craft, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these profession-based surnames can be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is essential to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many modern names like Nowell originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so on. Often these surnames relate to a religious expression such as "From the ash tree".
Nowell Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Nowell were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Nowell. Surnames like Nowell vary in how they're said and written as they travel across communities, family lines, and eras over the years. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Nowell last name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.
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Nowell Family Tree
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- Ann Nowell 1677 - ?
- Parnell Gray Nowell 1602 - 1687
- Mary Nowell Winslow
- Mary Howell Nowell
- John Hugh Newell Nowell 1635 - 1670
- Mary Nowell 1665 - 1727
- Lydia Perkins Nowell 1642 - 1693
- Lydia Nowell Dodge
- ? Nowell
- John Nowell