Strait Surname History
The family history of the Strait last name is maintained by the AncientFaces community. Join the community by adding to to our knowldge of the Strait:
- Strait family history
- Strait country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Strait last name meaning & etymology
- Strait spelling & pronunciation
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Strait Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Strait may be very difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Strait may be in dispute based on whether the name came about naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Strait Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Strait come may come from a trade, 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 some other language. Because of this it is essential to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many names like Strait come from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so forth. Often these surnames relate to a religious expression such as "From the ash tree".
Strait Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Strait last name are important to understanding the history of the name. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Strait were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Strait. Family names like Strait vary in how they're written as they travel across communities, family branches, and countries over generations.
Last names similar to StraitStraitan, Straitberger, Strait-binder, Straitclem, Straitdavid, Straite, Straitel, Straiten, Straitenberger, Straiter, Straitfv, Straith, Straithbogie, Straithfmiller, Straithmill, Straithmille, StraithMiller, Straithomer, Straithoof, Straiti
Strait Family Tree
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- George Strait
- Elizabeth Strait Davis 1772 - ?
- Strait Strait
- Amy Strait
- Rebecca Lewis Lewis 1831 - 1906
- Rev. John Phelps Strait 1827 - 1881
- Virginia Strait 1859 - 1878
- William Alonzo Strait 1857 - 1886
- John Blake Strait 1866 - ?
- Henry Harvey Strait 1868 - ?