Sperry Surname History
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- Sperry last name meaning & etymology
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Sperry Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Sperry can be difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Sperry may be in dispute as result of whether the family name originated organically and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that are based on professions, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Sperry Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Sperry come may come from a profession, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these craft-based family names can be a profession in a different language. This is why it is good to know the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many names like Sperry originate from religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, etc. Often these names relate to a religious sentiment such as "From the ash tree".
Sperry Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Surnames like Sperry transform in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family lines, and eras over the years. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Sperry were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Sperry. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Sperry name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.
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Sperry Family Tree
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- Jack Sperry
- Mary Sperry Peck 1679 - 1742
- Esther or Hester Sperry 1677 - ?
- John Sperry 1649 - 1692
- Mary Magdeline Sperry Covey 1782 - ?
- Sarah Sperry Claypool 1782 - 1857
- Rhoda Sperry 1734 - ?
- Lydia Sperry 1732 - 1810
- Lydia Sperry 1730 - 1731
- Nathaniel Sperry 1727 - 1776