Trelawny Surname History
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Trelawny Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Trelawny may be very difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Trelawny may be in dispute as result of whether the family name came in to being naturally and independently in different 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 name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Trelawny Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Trelawny come may come from a profession, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these craft-based family names can be a profession in another language. This is why it is important to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many names like Trelawny are inspired by religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so on. Commonly these surnames relate to a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".
Trelawny Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Last names like Trelawny vary in how they're said and written as they travel across communities, family branches, and countries over generations. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Trelawny were transliterated based on how they sounded when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Trelawny. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Trelawny surname are important to understanding the history of the name.
Last names similar to TrelawnyTrelay, Trelb, Trelbley, Trelborg, Trelbridge, Trelc, Trelcaets, Trelcar, Trelcat, Trelcatius, Trelcher, Treld, Treldar, Trelde, Trelder, Treldo, Treldstad, Trele, Trelea, Treleair
Trelawny Family Tree
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- William De Trelawny Trelawney 1335 - ?
- John de Trelawny, I 1363 - 1406
- Agnes Hawkins Trelawny 1480 - ?
- Walter Trelawny 1564 - ?
- Francis Trelawny
- Sir Jonathan Trelawny 2nd Baronet 1623 - 1681
- Captain John Trelawny 1646 - 1680
- Jonathan Trelawny
- Sir Jonathan Trelawny 1650 - 1721
- Major-General Charles Trelawny 1653 - 1731