Shawk Family History
Shawk Surname History
This Shawk history and genealogy page contains the contributed history of the Shawk last name made up of user-uploaded content from other users interested in the Shawk family. The Shawk family name is an old heredity that has spread all across the world for many generations, and as the Shawk family has migrated, it has changed making its etymology tricky to unearth. Shawk family history has rich origins whose details are beginning to be understood by Shawk family members.
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The evolution of Shawk starts with it's early ancestors. Even in the early generations of a name there are changes in that name simply because last names were infrequently written down back when few people could write.
It was commonplace for a surname to change as it enters a new country or language. Shawk ancestors have migrated across various regions all throughout history. As families, tribes, and clans moved between countries and languages, the Shawk name may have changed with them.
Shawk country of origin
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The nationality of Shawk can be very difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Shawk may be in dispute based on whether the family name came about organically and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of family names that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Meaning of the last name Shawk
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The meaning of Shawk come may come from a profession, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Many of these craft-based last names can be a profession in some other language. This is why it is essential to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many names like Shawk originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, etc. Commonly these family names are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "From the ash tree".
- Warren Shawk 1903 - 1986
- Ila Shawk 1902 - 1975
- G Malcolm Shawk 1922 - 1985
- Alice K Shawk 1903 - 1995
- Dwight J Shawk 1921 - 2005
- William Shawk 1891 - 1970
- Viola Shawk 1900 - 1984
- Lyman Shawk 1892 - 1969
- Justine M Shawk 1918 - 2000
- Zelma Shawk 1895 - 1977
- George Shawk 1889 - 1970
- Erma Shawk 1898 - 1973
- William Shawk 1920 - 1998
- Jesse Shawk 1896 - 1968
- James Shawk 1889 - 1964
- Leona R Shawk 1907 - 1990
- Hilda Shawk 1895 - 1990
- Lucille Shawk 1898 - 1979
- Russell Shawk 1897 - 1968
- Helen T Shawk 1921 - 1993
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Famous people named Shawk
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Shawk
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Shawk. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Shawk spelling variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Shawk were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Shawk. Last names like Shawk transform in how they're spelled as they travel across tribes, family lines, and countries across time. Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Shawk family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.