Rand Surname History
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- Rand spelling & pronunciation
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Rand Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Rand is often difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Rand may be in dispute depending on whether the name came about naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that come from a craft, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials).
Rand Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Rand come may come from a craft, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these craft-based surnames may be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is important to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many western names like Rand originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so forth. Commonly these family names relate to a religious expression such as "Favored of God".
Rand Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Rand family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Rand were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Rand. Family names like Rand vary in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family unions, and eras over time.
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Rand Family Tree
Here are a few of the Rand biographies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Rands
- Clark Rand 1816 - ?
- Ellen Maria (Rand) Sherman 1856 - 1935
- Lucius Clark Rand 1837 - ?
- Samuel Rand
- Susan Rand White 1808 - 1872
- Thomas (Serjeant) Rand 1627 - 1683
- Robert x Rand 1601 - 1650
- Thomas Davis Rand 1772 - 1842
- Relief Rand 1781 - 1814
- Margery Rand 1621 - 1714