Family Name History, Classic edition. 11″ x 14″ Certificate stock. Learn the meaning, origin and earliest documented references to your last name. Names from all countries available.
Our research covers millions of Family names from all over the world.
You are linked to the past by your family name, which has been in existence for hundreds – perhaps thousands – of years. What is its origin? Was it taken from the name of a village… an occupation… an ancient historical landmark? Who were your namesakes who proudly bore this family name? With the assistance of the Historical Research Center, Old World Family Names can now solve these mysteries and present you with a unique Family Name History. It will reveal the origin and meaning of your name, vital facts about people who carried it, intriguing details and the earliest found records relating to the name.
Our Classic Edition of the Family Name History has information about the meaning and origin of your name, the type of name that you carry, how the name came into use, how it was spelled in its original language, the country and region of origin, earliest written references to the name, and a written description of the Coat of Arms.