Quaife Surname History
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Quaife Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Quaife may be difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Quaife may be difficult to determine depending on whether the name originated organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of last names that are based on a profession, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials).
Quaife Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Quaife come may come from a profession, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these trade-based surnames may be a profession in a different language. This is why it is good to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many names like Quaife originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. Often these family names are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Favored of God".
Quaife Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Quaife were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Quaife. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Quaife last name are important to understanding the history of the name. Surnames like Quaife vary in their spelling as they travel across villages, family branches, and eras over the years.
Last names similar to QuaifeQuaiff, Quaiffe, Quaig, Quaigean, Quaigen, Quaigg, Quaigwer, Quaij, Quaijhaeghs, Quaijhagens, Quaijhaghe, Quaijtaal, Quaijwegen, Quaik, Quaika, Quaiker, Quail, Quailan, Quaile, Quaile-kersken
Quaife Family Tree
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- Edith Quaife 1899 - 1980
- Ida Quaife 1889 - 1967
- Alvina Quaife 1896 - 1978
- Ursula Quaife 1915 - 1979
- Margaret F Quaife 1915 - 1988
- Thomas C Quaife 1914 - 1997
- Clara Quaife 1888 - 1976
- Janet L Quaife 1934 - 1997
- Lorna M Quaife 1915 - 2002
- Suzanne B Quaife 1968 - 1997