Poor Surname History
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- Poor family history
- Poor country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Poor last name meaning & etymology
- Poor spelling & pronunciation
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Poor Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Poor can be difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Poor may be in dispute as result of whether the surname originated organically and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Poor Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Poor come may come from a profession, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these trade-based family names might be a profession in a different language. This is why it is good to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many western names like Poor come from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so on. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious sentiment such as "Lamb of God".
Poor Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Poor were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Poor. Names like Poor change in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across villages, family lines, and eras over generations. Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the Poor surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name.
Last names similar to PoorPoora, Poorahong, Poorajah, Poorakbar sajadi, Poorali-akbari, Pooran, Pooranachandran, Pooranasundran, Pooran-brösamlen, Pooras, Poorazar hagh, Poorba, Poorbahrami, POORBAUGH, Poorbaughe, Poorbaugher, Poorbear, Poor Bear, Poor-bear, Poorbiazar
Poor Family Tree
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- Safrona Poor
- William (Bill) M Poor
- Russell Poor 1899 - ?
- Alvin E Poor 1872 - ?
- Walter Poor 1646 - ?
- Mary Poor
- Samuel Poor 1682 - 1769
- John Poor Poore 1708 - ?
- Hannah Poore Greeley 1714 - 1802
- Ruth Poor Poore 1718 - ?