Small Family History
Small Surname History
This page is a hub for a detailed history of the Small family name, Small origins, and stories of Small family members. Small family history has rich origins whose details can be pieced together by Small family members. The last name Small is an old lineage that has migrated all across the world for many generations, and as the Small family has spread, it has changed making its etymology tricky to unearth.
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The evolution of Small starts with it's early ancestors. Even in the early generations of a name there are changes in that name simply because family names were infrequently written down that long ago.
It was commonplace for a surname to change as it enters a new country or language. As Small families moved between countries and languages, the Small name may have changed with them. Small families have migrated across various regions all throughout history.
Small country of origin
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The nationality of Small can be complicated to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Small may be in dispute as result of whether the name originated organically and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the family name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Meaning of the last name Small
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The meaning of Small come may come from a profession, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Many of these craft-based family names may be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is essential to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many names like Small originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. In many cases these family names are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Lamb of God".
- Martha Small 1884 - ?
- Jane SMALL Small 1743 - ?
- Joshua SMALL Small 1748 - 1836
- Mary Small Ridley 1721 - 1799
- Hicks (Hicks) Hix Small 1752 - ?
- Deborah Small 1789 - 1782
- Taylor Small, Sr. 1716 - 1812
- Deborah Small 1743 - ?
- Hicks (Hix) Small 1729 - 1805
- Francis Small 1719 - 1794
- Elisha SMALL Small 1761 - ?
- Lydia Smalley Small 1727 - 1729
- Hix SMALL Small 1768 - 1826
- Isabel Small 1724 - ?
- Hannah SMALL Small 1755 - ?
- Dorcas Coombs Small 1762 - ?
- John Small Willard 1772 - ?
- Grandma Small
- William SMALL Small 1783 - ?
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Famous people named Small
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Small
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Small. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Small spelling variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Small were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in public records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Small. Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Small name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Last names like Small vary in how they're spelled as they travel across communities, family lines, and languages across time.