Rand Family History
Rand Surname History
Rand family history has a rich and complex origin of which the particulars have been accumulated over the years by Rand family researchers. This page is the home for a detailed history of the Rand family name, Rand origins, and records of Rand family members. The Rand family name is an old lineage that has migrated all across the world over the centuries, and as the name Rand has spread, it has changed making its origin a challenge to piece together.
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The evolution of Rand starts with the origins of thesurname. Even in the earliest days of a name there have been changes in that name simply because last names were infrequently written down that long ago.
As Rand families moved between countries and languages, the Rand name may have changed with them. It was not unusual for a last name to change as it enters a new country or language. Rand ancestors have travelled across various regions all throughout history.
Rand country of origin
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The nationality of Rand can be difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Rand may be in dispute depending on whether the surname came about naturally and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of surnames that are based on professions, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).
Meaning of the last name Rand
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The meaning of Rand come may come from a craft, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. A lot of these trade-based surnames might be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is essential to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many names like Rand originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and other related texts. Commonly these names are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".
- Margery Rand 1621 - 1714
- Nathaniel Rand 1636 - 1696
- Ellen Maria (Rand) Sherman 1856 - 1935
- Lucius Clark Rand 1837 - ?
- Richard Rand 1743 - 1808
- Samuel Rand
- Thomas Davis Rand 1772 - 1842
- Relief Rand 1781 - 1814
- Richard Rand Hall 1801 - 1845
- Prudence Rand 1793 - 1866
- Susan Rand White 1808 - 1872
- Alice Rand Lord 1634 - 1721
- Thomas (Serjeant) Rand 1627 - 1683
- Robert x Rand 1601 - 1650
- Mildred Rand 1785 - 1835
- Mary Rand 1773 - 1818
- Clark Rand 1816 - ?
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Famous people named Rand
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Rand
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Rand. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Rand spelling variations
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Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Rand surname are important to understanding the history of the name. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Rand were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Rand. Last names like Rand vary in their spelling as they travel across tribes, family lines, and eras across time.