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Tanksley Surname History

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Tanksley Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

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The nationality of Tanksley can be very difficult to determine because countries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Tanksley may be difficult to determine depending on whether the surname came in to being organically and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of names that come from a profession, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).

Tanksley Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Tanksley come may come from a profession, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these craft-based surnames might be a profession in another language. For this reason it is essential to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many modern names like Tanksley originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so forth. In many cases these names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".

Tanksley Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the Tanksley family name are important to understanding the history of the name. In early history when few people could write, names such as Tanksley were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Tanksley. Names like Tanksley change in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across tribes, family lines, and countries over time.

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