Opal Surname History
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- Opal family history
- Opal country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Opal last name meaning & etymology
- Opal spelling & pronunciation
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Opal Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Opal can be difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Opal may be difficult to determine as result of whether the family name originated organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of family names that are based on a profession, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the surname "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Opal Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Opal come may come from a profession, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these craft-based family names can be a profession in a different language. This is why it is important to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many modern names like Opal originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. Often these surnames relate to a religious expression such as "From the ash tree".
Opal Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Opal were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Opal. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Opal family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Opal transform in how they're written as they travel across communities, family lines, and eras over generations.
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Opal Family Tree
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- MARY OPAL BENNETT
- L to R are Marie, Ray,Opal
- jo ed &opal
- William Berry Willingham ,Minnie Ola and granddaughter Opal Rollins
- gg Aunt Opal 1913 - ?
- Mary Opal Oliver 1905 - 1957
- Vasa Opal Robinson 1905 - ?
- Agnes Opal Hunsaker 1907 - 1976
- Anna Opal May O'brian 1921 - ?
- Gladys Opal Bates Craddock