Latest photos on AncientFaces
No one from the Samourkashian community has shared photos. Here are new photos on AncientFaces:
Samourkashian Surname History
At least one branch of the Samourkashian family is Armenian. According to this branch of the family, in Turkish (which was often spoken in the region where this family lived) "Samourkash" means "sable colored eyebrow" and and "ian" means "of" or "son of". A famous member of the Samourkashian family is Dikran Samourkashian (who later shortened his name to "Samour") who invented the toy pinwheel. The further history of the Samourkashian family has yet to be shared on this page.
The family history of the Samourkashian last name is maintained by the AncientFaces community. Join the community by adding to to this genealogy of the Samourkashian:
- Samourkashian spelling & pronunciation
- genealogy and family tree
Samourkashian Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
Samourkashian Meaning & Etymology
Samourkashian Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
No one has added information on Samourkashian spellings or pronunciations. Add to this section
No content has been submitted about alternate spellings of Samourkashian. The following is speculative information about Samourkashian. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.
In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Samourkashian were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in public records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Samourkashian. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Samourkashian last name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Last names like Samourkashian vary in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family unions, and languages over time.
Last names similar to SamourkashianSamourou Samousee Samoussa Samouster Samout Samoute Samouth Samoutis Samov Samova Samovar Samovich Samoville Samoviski Samovitch Samovitsch Samovitz Samovitzer Samovojska Samovol
Samourkashian Family Tree
Here are a few of the Samourkashian genealogies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Samourkashians
Famous People named Samourkashian
Famous members of the Samourkashian family:
- Dikran Samourkashian was a toymaker in Chelsea, Massachusetts, originally from Amasiya. In 1926 he patented the toy "pinwheel", which is now popular internationally. The patent was made in the name of "Mary Vart", his wife, for tax purposes. He shortened his last name to "Samour" so that it would fit easily on his toy products.