Stanford Family History
Stanford Surname History
This Stanford research page contains the accumulated history of the Stanford surname made up of user-uploaded content from other users interested in the Stanford family. Stanford family history has a complex evolution whose details can be pieced together by Stanford family members. The Stanford family name is an old heredity that has spread all across the world for many generations, and as the Stanford family has spread, it has changed making its etymology tricky to uncover.
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The evolution of Stanford starts with the origins of thesurname. Even in the early generations of a name there are different spellings of that name simply because last names were infrequently written down back when few people could write.
It was commonplace for a family name to change as it enters a new country or language. As these families moved between countries and languages, the Stanford name may have changed with them. Stanford ancestors have travelled around the world all throughout history.
Stanford country of origin
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The nationality of Stanford can be very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Stanford may be in dispute based on whether the name originated organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from a craft, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Meaning of the last name Stanford
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The meaning of Stanford come may come from a profession, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these profession-based last names may be a profession in a different language. This is why it is useful to research the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many modern names like Stanford originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. Commonly these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".
- Rebecca Stanford
- Amasa Leland Stanford 1824 - ?
- John Stanford Lawrence
- George Stanford Wilson 1816 - 1842
- Rebecca Stanford Sampson
- Richard Stanford Toppan 1799 - 1817
- William Stanford Toppan 1795 - ?
- Sarah Stanford / Sanford Smith 1702 - 1738
- Robert STANFORD Stanford
- Leland Stanford Bourland 1921 - 1982
- Robert Stanford
- Sarah Stanford
- Andrew Stanford Alden ? - 1868
- Andrew Stanford Alden 1766 - 1824
- Lydia Stanford ? - 1734
- Ann Stanford
- Elizabeth STANFORD Stanford 1770 - 1844
- Sarah Stanford Sanford 1719 - 1749
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Famous people named Stanford
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Stanford
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Stanford. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Fun facts about the Stanford family
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Stanford spelling variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Stanford were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Stanford. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Stanford family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Family names like Stanford change in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across tribes, family lines, and countries across time.