Plunkett Family History
Plunkett Surname History
Plunkett family history has a rich and complex origin of which the particulars have been accumulated over the years by Plunkett family members. The Plunkett family is an old family line that has migrated all across the world over the centuries, and as the Plunkett family has migrated, it has changed making its etymology a challenge to uncover. This Plunkett origins and history page contains the contributed history of the Plunkett last name made up of user-submitted content from users like you.
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The evolution of Plunkett begins at it's earliest origins. Even in the early generations of a name there have been changes in that name simply because surnames were infrequently written down at that stage in history.
As these families moved between countries, the Plunkett name may have changed with them. Plunkett families have migrated across various regions all throughout history. It was not unusual for a family name to change as it enters a new country or language.
Plunkett country of origin
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The nationality of Plunkett may be difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Plunkett may be in dispute depending on whether the surname originated naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of names that come from a craft, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Meaning of the last name Plunkett
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The meaning of Plunkett come may come from a profession, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these trade-based surnames might be a profession in a different language. This is why it is important to research the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many names like Plunkett originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, etc. In many cases these names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".
- Edward John Carlos Plunkett, 20th Baron of Dunsany 1939 - 2011
- Sarah Plunkett Rucker
- Randal Arthur Plunkett, Lt.-Col. 19th Baron of Dunsany 1906 - 1999
- Mary Melinda Plunkett Adams 1837 - 1924
- Sally Plunkett
- Benjamin Plunkett
- John Plunkett 1405 - 1445
- Christopher Plunkett Plunkett 1432 - 1467
- Christopher Earl of Fingal and New Lord of Killeen Plunkett 1370 - 1446
- David W. Plunkett
- Ada Jenny (Whiting) Plunkett
- Maud Plunkett
- Sarah Ann Plunkette Plunkett
- Anne Plunkett 1406 - ?
- Anne Plunkett
- Mildred Hawkins Plunkett 1730 - 1761
- Genet St. Janet Lawrence 1465 - 1526
- John Plunkett 1725 - 1758
- Elizabeth St. Plunkett Lawrence 1522 - 1579
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Famous people named Plunkett
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Plunkett
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Plunkett. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Plunkett spelling variations
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Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Plunkett family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Family names like Plunkett vary in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across villages, family branches, and eras over the years. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Plunkett were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were written in official records. This could have led to misspellings of Plunkett.