Sumney Surname History
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Sumney Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Sumney may be complicated to determine because regional boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Sumney may be in dispute based on whether the family name came in to being naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of last names that come from a profession, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).
Sumney Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Sumney come may come from a trade, such as the name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker. Some of these craft-based last names can be a profession in another language. Because of this it is good to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many names like Sumney are inspired by religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so forth. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious sentiment such as "Favored of God".
Sumney Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Last names like Sumney change in their spelling as they travel across communities, family branches, and languages over the years. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Sumney were transliterated based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Sumney. Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Sumney surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name.
Last names similar to SumneySumngat, Sumnich, Sümnich, Sumnichle, Sumnicht, Sümnicht, Sumnick, Sümnick, Sümnig, Sumnight, Sumnik, Sümnik, Sumninski, Sumnir, Sumniss, Sumnitz, Sumnivych, Sumnler, Sumnlers, Sumnlovits
Sumney Family Tree
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- Jane Helt Sumney 1833 - ?
- Esther Irene Sumney
- Ernest Ray Sumney 1908 - ?
- Lillian Dague Sumney 1866 - ?
- Clarence Oliver Sumney 1919 - ?
- James Lusk Sumney 1867 - ?
- Sarah Sumney
- Harry Wilson Sumney 1874 - ?
- Gabriel E. Sumney 1917 - ?
- Margaret E. Ashcraft Sumney 1880 - ?