Provo Surname History
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- Provo last name meaning & etymology
- Provo spelling & pronunciation
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Provo Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Provo is often very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Provo may be difficult to determine based on whether the name originated organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of names that come from a professional trade, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the last name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Provo Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Provo come may come from a profession, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these craft-based last names may be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is essential to research the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many western names like Provo originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. Commonly these names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Grace of God".
Provo Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Provo were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Provo. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Provo name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Names like Provo transform in their spelling as they travel across villages, family unions, and countries over time.
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Provo Family Tree
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- Anna Jensen- Provo, Utah
- Audrey I. Ostlund - Provo, Utah
- Heber M. Harding - Provo, Utah
- richard P. Harris - Provo, Utah
- Walter A Provo 1908 - 1991
- Elmer Provo 1897 - 1968
- Flossie Provo 1891 - 1976
- Roy B Provo 1939 - 2002
- Irene Provo 1902 - 1978
- Theresa Provo 1927 - 2008