Widener Family History
Widener Surname History
The Widener family name is an old heredity that has spread all across the world over time, and as the name Widener has migrated, it has changed making its etymology tricky to uncover. This Widener history and genealogy page contains the contributed history of the Widener family name made up of user-uploaded content from users like you. Widener family history has a rich and complex origin whose details can be pieced together by Widener family researchers.
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The evolution of Widener starts at it's earliest origins. Even in the earliest days of a name there have been different spellings of that name simply because last names were infrequently written down back when few people could write.
Widener families have moved around different countries all throughout history. It was commonplace for a family name to change as it enters a new country or language. As these families moved between countries and languages, the Widener name may have changed with them.
Widener country of origin
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The nationality of Widener may be difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Widener may be in dispute as result of whether the name came in to being organically and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of surnames that are based on a profession, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).
Meaning of the last name Widener
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The meaning of Widener come may come from a profession, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these trade-based family names may be a profession in another language. For this reason it is good to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many modern names like Widener originate from religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so forth. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".
- Harry Widener
- Annie Widener
- Flora Emeline Widener 1906 - 1956
- Mary Jane Widener 1894 - 1977
- Felix Widener 1850 - 1925
- Felix Widener
- Sarah Ellen Widener
- William Columbus Widener 1871 - 1955
- Henry Widener (father)
- Kyle Widener
- Minnie Widener
- Alma Elizabeth Widener 1907 - 1970
- Andrew Elias Widener 1870 - 1930
- Ruth Widener
- Cansadie Widener
- Charles Emory Widener 1902 - 1980
- CouParley Widener
- Preston Elijah Widener 1912 - 1993
- Marilza Angelina OSBORNE Widener (mother)
- Dutch Widener
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Famous people named Widener
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Widener
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Widener. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Widener spelling variations
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Names like Widener change in how they're said and written as they travel across tribes, family branches, and eras over generations. In early history when few people could write, names such as Widener were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Widener. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Widener last name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.