Portenberry Family History & Genealogy
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Portenberry Surname History
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Portenberry Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Portenberry is often complicated to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Portenberry may be in dispute based on whether the name came about organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of last names that come from a craft, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the surname "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Portenberry Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Portenberry come may come from a profession, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these trade-based last names may be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is important to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many modern names like Portenberry come from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. Often these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Lamb of God".
Portenberry Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Portenberry were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in official records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Portenberry. Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Portenberry last name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Last names like Portenberry transform in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across communities, family unions, and languages across time.
Last names similar to PortenberryPorten-dany, Portendien, Portendiero, Portener, Pörtener, Porteners, Pörteners, Porteneur, Porteneuve, Portenga, Portengale, Portenge, Portengen, Portenguen, Portenhauser, Porten-heinlein, Portenhiemer, Portenier, Porteniertedrick, Portenkirchn
Portenberry Family Tree
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- Tommy Byrd and Jazz Portenberry
- Clayton Portenberry 1915 - 1971
- Sam Portenberry 1910 - 1964
- Stella Portenberry 1910 - 1977
- Nolan Portenberry 1929 - 2005
- Nathan Portenberry 1931 - 1970
- Nathan Portenberry 1962 - 1978
- Alvin Portenberry 1912 - 1993
- Ola Delephine Portenberry 1919 - 2010
- Earl Portenberry ? - 1920