Provo Family History
Provo Surname History
This page is the home for the complete history of the Provo family name, Provo etymology, and history of people with the Provo name. Provo family history has a rich and complex origin of which the particulars have been accumulated over the years by Provo family researchers. The Provo family name is an old family line that has spread all across the world over time, and as the Provo family has migrated, it has evolved making its history difficult to uncover.
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The evolution of Provo starts with it's early ancestors. Even in the earliest days of a name there are variations in that single name simply because last names were infrequently written down at that stage in history.
It was not uncommon for a family name to change as it enters a new country or language. As these families emigrated between countries, the Provo name may have changed with them. Provo ancestors have migrated across various regions all throughout history.
Provo country of origin
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The nationality of Provo can be difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Provo may be in dispute as result of whether the surname came about organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of last names that come from a professional trade, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Meaning of the last name Provo
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The meaning of Provo come may come from a trade, such as the name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk". Some of these trade-based family names might be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is important to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many western names like Provo originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. Commonly these surnames are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".
- Audrey I. Ostlund - Provo, Utah
- Irene Provo 1902 - 1978
- Theodore L Provo 1936 - 2010
- Hilda Provo 1898 - 1973
- Heber M. Harding - Provo, Utah
- Donald I Provo 1936 - 1994
- William Provo 1904 - 1986
- Roy B Provo 1939 - 2002
- Elmer Provo 1897 - 1968
- Theodore Provo 1902 - 1971
- Anna Jensen- Provo, Utah
- richard P. Harris - Provo, Utah
- Flossie Provo 1891 - 1976
- Stanley J Provo 1928 - 2005
- Leo Provo 1906 - 1995
- Walter A Provo 1908 - 1991
- Alice Provo 1905 - 1986
- Stanley Provo 1902 - 1993
- Louis Provo 1886 - 1965
- Theresa Provo 1927 - 2008
Provo Family Tree
Famous people named Provo
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Provo
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Provo. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Provo 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 government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Provo. Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Provo surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Family names like Provo vary in their spelling as they travel across villages, family lines, and eras over generations.