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Wales Surname History
The family history of the Wales last name is maintained by the AncientFaces community. Join the community by adding to to this genealogy of the Wales:
- Wales family history
- Wales country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Wales last name meaning & etymology
- Wales spelling & pronunciation
- genealogy and family tree
Wales Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Wales is often very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Wales may be difficult to determine as result of whether the surname came in to being naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that come from a craft, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Wales Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Wales come may come from a profession, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these profession-based family names might be a profession in another language. Because of this it is essential to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many western names like Wales originate from religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so on. Commonly these names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".
Wales Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Surnames like Wales vary in their spelling as they travel across tribes, family unions, and countries over time. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Wales were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Wales. Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Wales last name are important to understanding the history of the name.
Last names similar to WalesWalesa, Walesah, Walesak, Wa le saw kaw she, Walesbfrank, Walesborough, Walesbreu, Walesburg, Walesbury, Walesby, Walesca, Walesch, Waleschafster, Waleschefski, Waleschkovsky, Waleschkowski, Waleschkowski-voigt, Waleschowski, Walescyk, Walesczyk
Wales Family Tree
Here are a few of the Wales genealogies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Waleses
- David Davis of Wales
- Mary Wales Magoon 1740 - 1779
- Thomas Wales 1889 - 1982
- Arthur P Wales 1917 - 1991
- Edna Wales 1896 - 1969
- James Wales 1912 - 1968
- Marjorie Parker Wales 1918 - 2008
- Patricia A Wales 1921 - 1996
- Mary Wales 1915 - 2005
- Harold Wales 1898 - 1966