Runyon Family History
Runyon Surname History
Runyon family history has a rich and complex origin whose details can be pieced together by Runyon family members. The Runyon family is an old heredity that has spread all across the world over time, and as the Runyon family has spread, it has evolved making its history challenging to unearth. This page is dedicated to a detailed history of the Runyon surname, Runyon etymology, and records of Runyon ancestors.
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The evolution of Runyon starts at it's earliest origins. Even in the earliest days of a name there have been changes in that name simply because surnames were infrequently written down back when few people could write.
As these families emigrated between countries and languages, the Runyon name may have changed with them. Runyon families have emigrated around the world all throughout history. It was common for a surname to change as it enters a new country or language.
Runyon country of origin
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The nationality of Runyon may be very difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Runyon may be in dispute as result of whether the name came in to being organically and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from professions, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).
Meaning of the last name Runyon
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The meaning of Runyon come may come from a trade, such as the name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials. Many of these trade-based family names may be a profession in another language. This is why it is good to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many names like Runyon originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so on. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".
- Martha Anne Runyon Clay 1710 - 1764
- Eunice Josephine Runyon 1865 - ?
- Mary Runyon 1733 - 1796
- Elizabeth Larison Runyon 1748 - ?
- Aaron Runyon
- Robert Wilson Runyon 1857 - ?
- Mary Ellen Runyon 1860 - 1928
- Bunk Elmer Runyon 1875 - 1948
- John Wilson Runyon 1802 - 1885
- Sarah "Della" Cordelia Runyon 1869 - ?
- William Alfred Runyon 1874 - 1966
- Robert "Bob" Leeper Runyon 1830 - 1912
- Mahalia Alice Runyon 1859 - 1938
- James Runyon Seeley 1826 - ?
- James Abner Runyon 1852 - 1932
- Mattie Hanson Runyon 1863 - 1932
- Susan Jane Runyon 1855 - 1858
- Barefoot "Bafford" Bafford Coats Runyon 1767 - 1844
- Francis Runyon 1775 - 1855
- Elizabeth Runyon Sutton 1731 - 1764
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Runyon
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Runyon. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Runyon spelling variations
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Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Runyon surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Surnames like Runyon change in how they're spelled as they travel across villages, family branches, and countries over generations. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Runyon were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were written in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Runyon.