Poff Surname History
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- Poff spelling & pronunciation
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Poff Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Poff is often very difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Poff may be difficult to determine as result of whether the name came about naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from a craft, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Poff Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Poff come may come from a craft, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these craft-based family names may be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is essential to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many modern names like Poff are inspired by religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. In many cases these surnames are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "From the ash tree".
Poff Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Poff were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Poff. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Poff family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Surnames like Poff transform in how they're said and written as they travel across communities, family unions, and countries over generations.
Last names similar to PoffPoffa, Poffahl, Poffaije, Poffanbarger, Poffano, Poffar, Poffard, Poffarl, Poffcharles, Poffdeakins, Poffe, Poffek, Poffel, Pöffel, Poffeler, Poffelt, Poffen, Poffenbargar, Poffenbarge, Poffenbarger
Poff Family Tree
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- Ella Ree Boone Poff 1899 - ?
- Mayora "Ora" Jane Rierson Poff 1901 - ?
- Sarah I. Becker Becker
- Margaret Poff
- Cecile Poff 1909 - 1997
- Sylvester A Poff 1906 - 1988
- Florida Poff 1899 - 1973
- Grace L Poff 1909 - 1999
- Esther Poff 1920 - 2003
- Grace Poff 1895 - 1975