Whittlesey Family History & Genealogy
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Whittlesey Surname History
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Whittlesey Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Whittlesey can be very difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Whittlesey may be difficult to determine based on whether the name came about naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of family names that come from professions, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the last name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").
Whittlesey Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Whittlesey come may come from a trade, such as the name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk". Some of these profession-based last names may be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is important to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many modern names like Whittlesey originate from religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so on. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".
Whittlesey Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Family names like Whittlesey transform in their spelling as they travel across villages, family lines, and countries over the years. In early history when few people could write, names such as Whittlesey were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in official records. This could have given rise misspellings of Whittlesey. Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Whittlesey family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.
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Whittlesey Family Tree
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- David Whittlesey 1775 - 1851
- Rebecca Smalley Whittlesey 1778 - 1838
- Susan Whittlesey 1784 - 1823
- Susan Whittlesey Cogswell
- Mason Whittlesey Cogswell
- Charles Hart Whittlesey 1781 - 1815
- Mabel Whittlesey Abbott 1757 - 1836
- Josiah Whittlesey 1713 - 1796
- Elizabeth Jackson Whittlesey 1721 - ?
- Lois Whittlesey 1714 - 1780