Snipes Surname History
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Snipes Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Snipes can be very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Snipes may be in dispute based on whether the surname originated naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from a profession, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Snipes Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Snipes come may come from a craft, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these craft-based last names might be a profession in a different language. This is why it is essential to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many names like Snipes originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so forth. Often these names relate to a religious expression such as "Favored of God".
Snipes Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Snipes surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Family names like Snipes change in their spelling as they travel across tribes, family lines, and countries across time. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Snipes were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Snipes.
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Snipes Family Tree
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- James Green Snipes 1801 - 1862
- William Snipes
- William S. Snipes 1793 - ?
- Sara Ansley Snipes
- ?? Snipes
- Zachariah Taylor Snipes
- William Thomas Snipes
- John Wesley Snipes
- Robert H. Snipes
- Benjamin Franklin Snipes