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Shown Surname History
The family history of the Shown last name is maintained by the AncientFaces community. Join the community by adding to to this genealogy of the Shown:
- Shown family history
- Shown country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Shown last name meaning & etymology
- Shown spelling & pronunciation
- genealogy and family tree
Shown Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Shown is often difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Shown may be difficult to determine based on whether the surname originated naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of last names that come from a profession, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Shown Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Shown come may come from a craft, such as the name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk". Some of these craft-based last names might be a profession in a different language. This is why it is essential to know the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many modern names like Shown originate from religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so forth. In many cases these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".
Shown Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Family names like Shown change in their spelling as they travel across villages, family unions, and eras across time. In early history when few people could write, names such as Shown were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Shown. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Shown name are important to understanding the history of the name.
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Shown Family Tree
Here are a few of the Shown genealogies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Showns
- Martin Clay Wade (Not Shown) born 1876
- Rita M Shown 1918 - 2000
- John Shown 1899 - 1973
- Ruby R Shown 1914 - 1997
- Mary M Shown 1920 - 1992
- Laura J Shown 1930 - 2007
- Goldie M Shown 1941 - 2001
- William P Shown 1948 - 2008
- Roy Shown 1928 - 1984
- Elizabeth Shown 1905 - 1974