Wier Family History & Genealogy
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Wier Surname History
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Wier Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Wier may be complicated to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Wier may be in dispute depending on whether the family name came about organically and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of names that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials).
Wier Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Wier come may come from a craft, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these trade-based surnames can be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is useful to know the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many names like Wier are inspired by religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so on. In many cases these names relate to a religious sentiment such as "From the ash tree".
Wier Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Surnames like Wier vary in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across villages, family branches, and languages over generations. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Wier were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in official records. This could have led to misspellings of Wier. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Wier surname are important to understanding the history of the name.
Last names similar to WierWiera, Wierabinski, Wierach, Wierachewski, Wierack, Wierads, Wieraick, Wierajtis, Wieral, Wieraldo, Wieralski, Wierama, Wieran, Wierand, Wieranga, Wierange, Wierauch, Wierauske, Wierbach, Wierbache
Wier Family Tree
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- Julia Wier
- Sarah Sizemore Wier 1728 - ?
- George Wier 1728 - ?
- Weire (Wier) Leavitt
- Samuel Wier Axtell
- Mary Wier Hill Park
- Edward Wier
- Richard Wier Deshon
- Margaret Wier Boyd
- Mary Polly Wier