Priess Surname History
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Priess Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Priess is often very difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Priess may be difficult to determine depending on whether the surname came about naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of family names that are based on a craft, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").
Priess Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Priess come may come from a profession, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these profession-based surnames might be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is essential to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many names like Priess originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. Commonly these names relate to a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".
Priess Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Priess were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Priess. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Priess name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Last names like Priess change in their spelling as they travel across villages, family unions, and countries across time.
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Priess Family Tree
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- Ruth Priess 1891 - 1973
- Elizabeth Priess 1899 - 1967
- Carl Priess 1899 - 1987
- Sarah Priess 1910 - 1997
- Richard Priess 1918 - 1986
- William Gerald Priess 1940 - 2008
- Helen Priess 1889 - 1967
- Ruth S Priess 1901 - 1996
- Gustav Priess 1920 - 1983
- Charles Priess 1893 - 1964