Sankey Surname History
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- Sankey last name meaning & etymology
- Sankey spelling & pronunciation
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Sankey Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Sankey can be complicated to determine because countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Sankey may be in dispute as result of whether the name came about naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from a craft, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Sankey Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Sankey come may come from a trade, such as the name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials. Some of these trade-based family names may be a profession in some other language. This is why it is good to research the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many modern names like Sankey originate from religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so forth. In many cases these names are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".
Sankey Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Last names like Sankey vary in their spelling as they travel across communities, family lines, and languages over time. In early history when few people could write, names such as Sankey were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have led to misspellings of Sankey. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Sankey surname are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.
Last names similar to SankeySankey-clark, Sankeyharvey, Sankeymonere, Sankfi, Sankfield, Sankford, Sankfred, Sankgasoot, Sankhar, Sankhariah, Sankhauser, Sankhavanija, Sankhavaram, Sankhi, Sankhla, Sankhurst, Sanki, Sankiaho, Sankiala, Sankiche
Sankey Family Tree
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- Faye Harvey Sankey 1921 - ?
- Briget Sankey
- R D Long
- Joseph M Sankey 1914 - 2011
- Albert F Sankey 1915 - 2000
- Pauline A Sankey 1929 - 2002
- John S Sankey 1908 - 1993
- Stanley L Sankey 1920 - 1990
- Deborah J Sankey 1940 - 2010
- Emma L Sankey 1892 - 1994