Runyon Surname History
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- Runyon last name meaning & etymology
- Runyon spelling & pronunciation
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Runyon Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Runyon can be complicated to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Runyon may be difficult to determine as result of whether the family name originated organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of surnames that are based on a profession, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker).
Runyon Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Runyon come may come from a profession, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these trade-based family names can be a profession in a different language. This is why it is important to know the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many names like Runyon come from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and other related texts. Often these names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".
Runyon Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Runyon family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Family names like Runyon transform in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family lines, and languages across time. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Runyon were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have led to misspellings of Runyon.
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Runyon Family Tree
Here are a few of the Runyon biographies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Runyons
- Robert "Bob" Leeper Runyon 1830 - 1912
- John Wilson Runyon 1802 - 1885
- William Alfred Runyon 1874 - 1966
- Mahalia Alice Runyon 1859 - 1938
- Mary Ellen Runyon 1860 - 1928
- Bunk Elmer Runyon 1875 - 1948
- James Abner Runyon 1852 - 1932
- Susan Jane Runyon 1855 - 1858
- Eunice Josephine Runyon 1865 - ?
- Sarah "Della" Cordelia Runyon 1869 - ?
Famous People named Runyon
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