Whitley Surname History
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- Whitley family history
- Whitley country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Whitley last name meaning & etymology
- Whitley spelling & pronunciation
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Whitley Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Whitley can be very difficult to determine because countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Whitley may be difficult to determine as result of whether the family name came about organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the surname "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).
Whitley Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Whitley come may come from a craft, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these craft-based family names can be a profession in some other language. This is why it is good to know the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many names like Whitley are inspired by religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so forth. Commonly these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".
Whitley Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Last names like Whitley transform in how they're written as they travel across villages, family lines, and countries over the years. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Whitley were transliterated based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Whitley. Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the Whitley surname are important to understanding the history of the name.
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Whitley Family Tree
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- Mary E Whitley 1856 - ?
- John E Whitley 1851 - ?
- Robert Whitley, Jr. 1348 - 1402
- Unknown Whitley
- John Whitley
- George Whitley
- Isabel Whitley 1526 - ?
- Mary Thomas/Mackcone Whitley
- Mary Whitley
- Robert Whitley Wynne 1789 - ?