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Olivant Surname History
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Olivant Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Olivant may be difficult to determine because countries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Olivant may be difficult to determine as result of whether the surname came about naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on a profession, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Olivant Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Olivant come may come from a craft, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these trade-based family names might be a profession in some other language. This is why it is useful to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many modern names like Olivant originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so forth. Often these family names relate to a religious expression such as "Lamb of God".
Olivant Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Olivant family name are important to understanding the history of the name. In early history when few people could write, names such as Olivant were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Olivant. Last names like Olivant change in their spelling as they travel across villages, family branches, and eras over time.
Last names similar to OlivantOlivanti, Olivaovalle, Oliva pena, Oliva-pena, Oliva-perales, Oliva Pierre, Olivapotenza, Olivar, Olivara, Olivaras, Olivaras-Jimenez, Olivar-bertr, Olivard, Olivardia, Olivardoli, Olivare, Olivareaz, Olivarec escamilla, Olivareo, Olivares
Olivant Family Tree
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- James W Olivant 1912 - 1990
- Julia Olivant 1914 - 2001
- Charles Olivant 1891 - 1962
- James Olivant 1903 - 1966
- William Olivant 1916 - 1981
- Eugene Olivant 1920 - 1993
- Katherine M Olivant 1913 - 1990
- Sam Olivant 1895 - 1968
- Roy Olivant 1941 - 2011
- Bena H Olivant 1863 - 1941