Thornburg Surname History
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- Thornburg last name meaning & etymology
- Thornburg spelling & pronunciation
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Thornburg Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Thornburg can be very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Thornburg may be difficult to determine as result of whether the surname came about organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Thornburg Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Thornburg come may come from a craft, such as the name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials. Some of these craft-based family names might be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is useful to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many names like Thornburg come from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. Commonly these family names are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".
Thornburg Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Thornburg were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in public records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Thornburg. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Thornburg last name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Family names like Thornburg transform in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family lines, and countries over generations.
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Thornburg Family Tree
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- George Thornburg Thornburgh 1549 - ?
- Hannah Thornburg Jackson 1785 - 1832
- Charity Thornburg Mills
- Walter Thornburg
- Hannah Thornburg Mills 1725 - 1791
- Morgan Thornburg
- Joseph Thornburg
- Rebecca Mills-Morgan Thornburg 1742 - ?
- Eva Thornburg
- Martha Thornburg Beard