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 What is the origin of the Gibbons surname in Australia?

Answer According to the Internet Surname Database, Gibbons is a name of medieval English origin. Gibbons is a nickname for Gilbert, a Norman first name. It began cropping up in the 1200s and made its way ... Read More »
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What is the origin of the surname Orr?

The surname Orr may come from one of two places. One is from the river and city Orr, which is in Scotland. The other source of the name Orr may be from the name "Or," which is a border or boundary.... Read More »
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What is the origin of the surname Welch?

The family name Welch is a corruption of the word Welsh, referring to a family of Welsh descent. However, in some cases, the name actually is an Americanized spelling of a German surname, such as W... Read More »
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What is the origin of the surname Mundell?

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What is the origin of the surname Faust?

The origin of the surname Faust is medieval Germany. "Faust" in German means fist and is typically a nickname for someone who is very angry or strong-willed. The surname could also be derived from ... Read More »
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