Sorley Family History & Genealogy
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Sorley Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Sorley is often complicated to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Sorley may be difficult to determine depending on whether the family name originated organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on a craft, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Sorley Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Sorley come may come from a trade, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these profession-based surnames can be a profession in a different language. This is why it is important to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many names like Sorley originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so forth. In many cases these family names are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "From the ash tree".
Sorley Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Sorley last name are important to understanding the history of the name. Family names like Sorley vary in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across communities, family unions, and languages across time. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Sorley were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Sorley.
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Sorley Family Tree
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- Hilda F Sorley 1897 - 1992
- Mark A Sorley 1920 - 2011
- Graeme R Sorley 1933 - 2007
- Gerda Sorley 1913 - 1978
- Frank Sorley 1891 - 1971
- Mary Sorley 1914 - 1989
- Arne Sorley 1911 - 1986
- Gloria C Sorley 1923 - 1991
- Lillian Sorley 1896 - 1984
- Dagny O Sorley 1899 - 1995