Spear Family History
Spear Surname History
Spear family history has a rich and complex origin whose details are beginning to be understood by Spear family researchers. This page is the home for the complete history of the Spear family name, Spear etymology, and stories of Spear family members. The Spear family is an old family line that has migrated all across the world over time, and as the name Spear has migrated, it has changed making its etymology tricky to uncover.
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The evolution of Spear starts with it's early ancestors. Even in the early generations of a name there are variations in that single name simply because surnames were infrequently written down at that stage in history.
As these families moved between countries and languages, the Spear name may have changed with them. It was commonplace for a family name to change as it enters a new country or language. Spear family members have moved around different countries all throughout history.
Spear country of origin
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The nationality of Spear can be difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Spear may be in dispute based on whether the family name originated naturally and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of names that are based on a profession, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the last name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Meaning of the last name Spear
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The meaning of Spear come may come from a profession, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these trade-based last names can be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is important to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many western names like Spear originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so forth. Often these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".
- Harriett J Spear 1853 - ?
- Samuel Spear 1684 - 1706
- Cynthia Spear
- Lydia Spear
- Submit Spear 1753 - 1822
- William Spear 1708 - 1782
- Ira Spear Frary 1790 - 1861
- Mary Spear Curtis 1715 - 1786
- Elkanah Spear
- Ebenezer Spear 1654 - ?
- Mehitable Spear Adams 1737 - 1814
- Abigail Spear 1695 - 1726
- Alice Bethunia Spear Sydes 1857 - ?
- Samuel Spear 1731 - ?
- Samuel Spear 1716 - 1776
- David A. Spear
- Elizabeth Spear
- Elizabeth Spear 1732 - ?
- Eleanor Spear 1735 - 1802
Spear Family Tree
Famous people named Spear
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Spear
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Spear. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Spear spelling variations
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Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Spear name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Spear were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Spear. Last names like Spear transform in their spelling as they travel across villages, family lines, and eras over generations.