Woodbury Family History
Woodbury Surname History
Woodbury family history has a complex evolution whose details are beginning to be understood by Woodbury family researchers. This page is dedicated to the complete history of the Woodbury family name, Woodbury etymology, and history of Woodbury family members. The Woodbury family name is an old lineage that has spread all across the world for many generations, and as the name Woodbury has migrated, it has changed making its etymology tricky to unearth.
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The evolution of Woodbury starts with the origins of thelast name. Even in the early generations of a name there are changes in that name simply because last names were infrequently written down that long ago.
As Woodbury families moved between countries and languages, the Woodbury name may have changed with them. It was commonplace for a surname to change as it enters a new country or language. Woodbury ancestors have moved across various regions all throughout history.
Woodbury country of origin
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The nationality of Woodbury can be very difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Woodbury may be in dispute based on whether the family name came in to being organically and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of last names that are based on a profession, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials).
Meaning of the last name Woodbury
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The meaning of Woodbury come may come from a profession, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Many of these profession-based last names can be a profession in another language. This is why it is useful to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many names like Woodbury originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and other related texts. Commonly these family names are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "From the ash tree".
- Elizabeth Harrelson Woodbury 1893 - ?
- Keturah Woodbury Soles 1920 - ?
- Jeremiah Woodbury 1791 - 1883
- Mary Elizabeth Woodbury 1782 - 1864
- Benjamin WOODBURY Woodbury 1726 - 1793
- Hattie Woodbury 1877 - ?
- Jerusha Woodbury 1778 - 1859
- Susannah Woodbury 1784 - 1870
- Caleb Woodbury 1689 - 1772
- Harold Woodbury Cobb 1887 - 1892
- Sybil Woodbury 1794 - 1872
- Electa Woodbury 1776 - 1838
- George E. Woodbury 1850 - ?
- John Woodbury 1780 - 1859
- John Woodbury 1752 - 1821
- Isaac Woodbury 1788 - 1845
- Frances Woodbury 1855 - ?
- Hannah Woodbury 1723 - 1799
- Hannah (d. c1694 Haskell Woodbury 1616 - 1694
- Lucy Woodbury 1786 - 1815
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Famous people named Woodbury
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Woodbury
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Woodbury. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Woodbury spelling variations
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Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Woodbury family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Woodbury were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Woodbury. Family names like Woodbury vary in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across villages, family lines, and countries over generations.