White Family History
White Surname History
White family history has a complex evolution whose details are beginning to be understood by White family members. This White origins and history page contains the accumulated history of the White family name made up of user-submitted content from other AncientFaces users. The White family is an old lineage that has spread all across the world over time, and as the White family has migrated, it has evolved making its origin challenging to piece together.
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The evolution of White begins at it's earliest origins. Even in the earliest days of a name there are variations in that single name simply because surnames were infrequently written down that long ago.
As families, tribes, and clans emigrated between countries, the White name may have changed with them. It was common for a last name to change as it enters a new country or language. White ancestors have migrated around the world all throughout history.
White country of origin
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The nationality of White is often very difficult to determine because countries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of White may be in dispute based on whether the family name came in to being naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from a profession, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).
Meaning of the last name White
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The meaning of White come may come from a craft, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. A lot of these profession-based last names can be a profession in another language. This is why it is important to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many western names like White originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, etc. Commonly these surnames relate to a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".
- Cornelius Joseph WHITE 1854 - ?
- Jane White
- Emma Elizabeth WHITE (nee ALLEN) 1855 - ?
- Edelle White
- Maria Emma WHITE (nee BEARD) 1823 - ?
- Alice Catherine White 1888 - ?
- Winifred Alice WHITE 1884 - ?
- Jack White
- Eugene C. White
- Ethel Florence WHITE 1886 - ?
- Perry White
- Robert White 1842 - ?
- Leo Reginald Joseph WHITE 1891 - ?
- Alice White
- Ada Gertrude YOULE (nee WHITE) 1889 - ?
- Hazel Cilley White 1892 - 1973
- Dean White
White Family Tree
Famous people named White
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Nationality and Ethnicity of White
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name White. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Fun facts about the White family
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White spelling variations
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Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the White last name are important to understanding the history of the name. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as White were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were written in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of White. Names like White transform in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family unions, and countries over time.