Turvey Surname History
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- Turvey last name meaning & etymology
- Turvey spelling & pronunciation
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Turvey Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Turvey is often difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Turvey may be in dispute as result of whether the surname came about organically and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of names that come from professions, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Turvey Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Turvey come may come from a trade, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these craft-based family names might be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is important to know the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many western names like Turvey are inspired by religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, etc. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious sentiment such as "Lamb of God".
Turvey Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Turvey were transliterated based on how they sounded when people's names were written in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Turvey. Last names like Turvey transform in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across villages, family unions, and eras across time. Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Turvey surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name.
Last names similar to TurveyTurveyville, Turvick, Turvie, Turviersho, Turvil, Turvile, Turvill, Turville, Turvilliger, Turvin, Turvine, Turving, Turviny, Turviville, Turvoal, Turvold, Turvon, Turvor, Turvrey, Turvy
Turvey Family Tree
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- William Herbert Turvey 1880 - 1945
- Elizabeth E. Turvey
- Mary Turvey 1921 - 1999
- Joan M Turvey 1938 - 1998
- Robert Turvey 1927 - 2010
- Elizabeth Turvey 1899 - 1984
- Edna Turvey 1884 - 1972
- Alice C Turvey 1908 - 1992
- Samuel A Turvey 1899 - 1991
- Richard Turvey 1903 - 1968