Sheffield Surname History
The family history of the Sheffield last name is maintained by the AncientFaces community. Join the community by adding to to our knowldge of the Sheffield:
- Sheffield family history
- Sheffield country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Sheffield last name meaning & etymology
- Sheffield spelling & pronunciation
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Sheffield Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Sheffield may be complicated to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Sheffield may be difficult to determine based on whether the surname originated naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of last names that come from a craft, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the family name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).
Sheffield Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Sheffield come may come from a craft, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these craft-based last names might be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is good to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many western names like Sheffield originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, etc. In many cases these names are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "From the ash tree".
Sheffield Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Sheffield surname are important to understanding the history of the name. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Sheffield were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Sheffield. Surnames like Sheffield vary in how they're said and written as they travel across tribes, family branches, and languages across time.
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Sheffield Family Tree
Here are a few of the Sheffield biographies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Sheffields
- Harrieth Almeda Sheffield Weems 1868 - ?
- Cademus "Cad" L Sheffield 1867 - ?
- Jasper "Jap" S Sheffield 1874 - ?
- Charles "Charley" T Sheffield 1879 - ?
- Beadie E Aiken Sheffield 1887 - ?
- Ann McBride Sheffield 1842 - ?
- Jennie E. Sheffield
- Jane/joan Sheffield Shirley 1474 - 1528
- Hannah Sheffield Partridge 1663 - 1754
- Dorcas Sheffield Clarke 1745 - 1770