Raven Surname History
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Raven Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Raven may be difficult to determine because countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Raven may be difficult to determine based on whether the surname originated naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of last names that are based on a professional trade, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the surname "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials).
Raven Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Raven come may come from a craft, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these trade-based last names might be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is important to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many western names like Raven come from religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, etc. In many cases these surnames are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".
Raven Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Family names like Raven transform in how they're written as they travel across villages, family branches, and eras over the years. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Raven were written down based on how they sounded when people's names were written in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Raven. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Raven surname are important to understanding the history of the name.
Last names similar to RavenRavena, Ravenach, Ravenah, Ravenait, Ravenal, Ravenall, Ravenalle, Ravenance, Ra venance, Ravenant, Ravenard, Raven-arndt, Ravenas, Ravenasy bernari, Ravenat, Ravenau, Ravenaud, Ravenaugh, Ravenault, Ravenaux
Raven Family Tree
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- Mary Jane Raven 1853 - ?
- Tame Doe of the Wolf Clan Raven 1716 - 1760
- Mountain Raven Cornstalk (adopted by thomas mastin)
- Elizabeth Raven Vanderhorst 1755 - 1808
- Little Tasssel Raven
- Killaneca Raven
- Susannah Raven Raven
- Dorothea Malena Jakobsdatter Raven
- Sarah Raven
- Rachel Raven