Pierpont Surname History
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Pierpont Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Pierpont is often complicated to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Pierpont may be in dispute based on whether the name came about organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that come from a profession, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the family name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Pierpont Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Pierpont come may come from a profession, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these trade-based last names may be a profession in some other language. This is why it is useful to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many modern names like Pierpont come from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. Commonly these names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".
Pierpont Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Pierpont were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Pierpont. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Pierpont family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Names like Pierpont vary in how they're spelled as they travel across communities, family unions, and languages across time.
Last names similar to PierpontPierpooli, Pierport, Pierpott, Pierprzycki, Pierput, Pierquain, Pierquen, Pierquet, Pierquijn, Pierquin, Pierquint, Pierr, Pierra, Pierraard, Pierraca, Pierraccini, Pierrache, Pierracholli, Pierracos, Pierrad
Pierpont Family Tree
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- David Pierpont 1764 - 1826
- Sarah Phelps Pierpont 1769 - 1853
- Benjamin Pierpont 1706 - 1706
- Benjamin Pierpont 1707 - 1736
- Evelyn Pierpont 1755 - ?
- Robert Pierpont 1757 - ?
- James Pierpont 1761 - 1840
- William Pierpont 1772 - ?
- Edward Pierpont 1793 - 1871
- Elizabeth Collins Pierpont