Rea Surname History
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- Rea family history
- Rea country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Rea last name meaning & etymology
- Rea spelling & pronunciation
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Rea Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Rea can be difficult to determine because countries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Rea may be difficult to determine as result of whether the surname came in to being 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 family name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").
Rea Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Rea come may come from a craft, such as the name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk". Some of these profession-based family names might be a profession in another language. Because of this it is good to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many modern names like Rea are inspired by religious texts like the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, etc. Often these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".
Rea Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Rea name are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Rea transform in how they're spelled as they travel across villages, family lines, and eras over time. In early history when few people could write, names such as Rea were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Rea.
Last names similar to ReaReaa, Reaal, Rea-alba, Reaan, Reaanthony, Reaay, Reab, Reaba, Reaback, Reabal, Reaban, Reabb, Reabe, Reabeau, Reabecchi, Reabel, Reabelen, Reaben, Reabenjamin, Reabentish
Rea Family Tree
Here are a few of the Rea biographies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Reas
- Eva Rea Simmons
- John Rea 1701 - 1750
- Agnes Jane Patton Rea
- Margaret Houston Rea Patton
- See Robert Rea Tree
- Mary Polly Rea 1809 - 1854
- Margaret Rea
- John Middleton Rea
- Mary Rea Robinson 1736 - 1804
- Ruth (Rea) Hayward 1707 - 1779