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Shell Surname History
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- Shell last name meaning & etymology
- Shell spelling & pronunciation
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Shell Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Shell can be difficult to determine because countries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Shell may be difficult to determine based on whether the name came in to being organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of names that come from a craft, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).
Shell Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Shell come may come from a profession, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these profession-based last names may be a profession in another language. Because of this it is good to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many modern names like Shell originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and other related texts. In many cases these surnames are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Lamb of God".
Shell Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Shell family name are important to understanding the history of the name. In early history when few people could write, names such as Shell were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Shell. Surnames like Shell vary in how they're said and written as they travel across communities, family lines, and eras over the years.
Last names similar to ShellShella, Shellabager, Shellabarge, Shellabarger, Shellabear, Shellaber, Shellaberger, Shellabgre, Shellaburger, Shellaby, Shellac, Shellace, Shellack, Shellacy, Shelladay, Shelladey, Shellady, Shellaer, Shellaham, Shellahamen
Shell Family Tree
Here are a few of the Shell genealogies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Shells
- Mary Jane Truitt Shell
- William Michael Shell born 1870
- Elizabeth Shell born 1820
- Macon W Shell born 1872
- Betty A Shell born 1876
- Roselena Steinborn,Young,Shell
- Nancy Shell Dugan
- William Shell Shell born 1730
- Amelia Ellis Shell born 1730
- Mary Jane Shell 1754 - 1822