Poe Surname History
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- Poe last name meaning & etymology
- Poe spelling & pronunciation
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Poe Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Poe can be very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Poe may be in dispute depending on whether the name came in to being naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of last names that are based on a craft, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Poe Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Poe come may come from a trade, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these profession-based surnames may be a profession in another language. Because of this it is important to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many western names like Poe come from religious texts like the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and other related texts. Commonly these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Favored of God".
Poe Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Poe family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Poe change in how they're written as they travel across communities, family lines, and countries over generations. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Poe were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Poe.
Last names similar to PoePoea, Poeag, Poeakuku, Poealrandall, Poeana, Poeandrew, Poearce, Poearse, Poeatena, Poebb, Poebbenbehrens, Poebel, Poebelmeyer, Poeben, Poebilly, Poebing, Poebing-taboubi, Poebing-thomsen, Poebis, Poebl
Poe Family Tree
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- Hettie Ellen (Poe) Adams 1841 - ?
- Elizabeth (Poe) Corkren 1839 - ?
- Harry Poe 1908 - ?
- Malinda "Millie" A Poe Tankersley 1818 - ?
- Danny Poe
- Harold Poe
- Alfred Poe 1821 - ?
- George Washington Washington Poe 1782 - ?
- David Poe, Jr. 1784 - 1811
- John Hancock Poe 1776 - 1849