Stokes Family History
Stokes Surname History
This page is the home for a detailed history of the Stokes surname, Stokes origins, and history of Stokes ancestors. Stokes family history has a complex evolution whose details have been accumulated over the years by Stokes family members. The Stokes family is an old family line that has spread all across the world for many generations, and as the Stokes family has migrated, it has evolved making its origin difficult to unearth.
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The evolution of Stokes starts with it's early ancestors. Even in the earliest days of a name there have been variations in that single name simply because surnames were infrequently written down at that stage in history.
It was not uncommon for a surname to change as it enters a new country or language. As families, tribes, and clans emigrated between countries, the Stokes name may have changed with them. Stokes families have moved across various regions all throughout history.
Stokes country of origin
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The nationality of Stokes can be difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Stokes may be in dispute based on whether the surname came in to being organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from a craft, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the surname "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).
Meaning of the last name Stokes
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The meaning of Stokes come may come from a craft, such as the name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk". Many of these profession-based last names might be a profession in another language. Because of this it is good to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many western names like Stokes originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. In many cases these family names are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Favored of God".
- Susan E Reynolds Stokes 1826 - ?
- Unknown de Baliol Stokes 1095 - ?
- David Stokes Clotfelter 1823 - ?
- Elizabeth Stokes Freeman 1667 - ?
- Anna Stokes
- Annie Eliza Youle (nee Stokes) 1861 - ?
- Adrian Stokes 1532 - 1586
- Richard Stokes 1117 - 1167
- John Stokes, II
- Merle Lea Stokes Edwards 1926 - ?
- William Fitz Ranulf Stokes 1088 - ?
- Marice Virginia Stokes Gentry 1918 - ?
- Howell Lee Stokes 1896 - ?
- John A Stokes 1823 - ?
- Pete Stokes
- Joe Stokes
- Ollie Virginia Self Stokes
- Mary Stokes Hudson 1672 - 1749
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Famous people named Stokes
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Stokes
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Stokes. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Stokes spelling variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Stokes were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were written in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Stokes. Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Stokes last name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Family names like Stokes transform in how they're written as they travel across tribes, family lines, and eras across time.