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Walsh Surname History
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- Walsh spelling & pronunciation
Walsh Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Walsh can be complicated to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Walsh may be difficult to determine as result of whether the name originated organically and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from a profession, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Walsh Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Walsh come may come from a profession, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these profession-based family names may be a profession in a different language. This is why it is good to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many modern names like Walsh originate from religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so forth. In many cases these names are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Favored of God".
Walsh Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Last names like Walsh change in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across tribes, family lines, and languages over generations. In early history when few people could write, names such as Walsh were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have led to misspellings of Walsh. Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Walsh family name are important to understanding the history of the name.
Last names similar to WalshWalsh 1st, Walsh 2d, Walsha, Walshaaron, Walshab, Walshajoseph, Walshak, Walshaktommy, Walshaktroy, Walshale, Walshall, Walsham, Walshan, Walsh and Stoner who came to Canada in late 1950-60's; Weldon of Dublin, Walsh and Turner, Walshans, Walshansky, Walsh-araya, Walshauer, Walshaus
Walsh Family Tree
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- Bill Walsh
- Margaret Walsh
- Thelma Jo Walsh 1919 - ?
- Edward Walsh
- James Walsh
- Catherine "Kitty" Walsh
- Josephine (Puetz) Walsh 1874 - ?
- S. L. Walsh
- Sharon Elizabeth Walsh
- Mary Agnes Walsh Barowitz 1910 - ?