Standish Family History & Genealogy
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Standish Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Standish may be very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Standish may be difficult to determine depending on whether the family name originated naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the surname "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen).
Standish Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Standish come may come from a craft, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these trade-based surnames can be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is essential to research the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many western names like Standish come from religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so forth. Often these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".
Standish Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Standish family name are important to understanding the history of the name. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Standish were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Standish. Family names like Standish transform in their spelling as they travel across tribes, family branches, and countries over the years.
Last names similar to StandishStandish-barry, Standish-Brooks, Standishharris, Standish of Standish, Standish Surtees Prendergast, Standishwilliam, Standisli, Standiter, Standitz, Standivan, Standiver, Standiwer, Standiyer, Standizel, Standizl, Standjan, Standjevic, Standke, Standke-grethe, Standke-hoti
Standish Family Tree
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- Minnie Estelle Standish 1872 - ?
- Jonathan STANDISH Standish
- Myles Standish, III 1668 - 1739
- Alexander Standish 1652 - ?
- Sarah Standish Soule 1666 - 1738
- Rachael Winter or Jackson Standish 1746 - 1792
- Richard De Standish Standish 1310 - 1356
- Elizabeth Richards Standish 1685 - 1728
- Huan John Ewen Ewen Standish 1517 - 1572
- Robert Standish, Esquire 1495 - 1529