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LAMBERT - Name Meaning & Origin
Last Name Meaning & Related Resources for the Surname LAMBERT

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Definition: Bright land or light of the land, the Lambert surname derives from the Germanic elements "land" meaning land and "beraht" meaning bright.

Surname Origin: English, French

Alternate Surname Spellings: LAMBERTH, LAMBETH, LAMBUTH, LAMBER, LAMBERTE, LAMBURT, LAMBRETH, LUMBERT

More Resources for the Surname LAMBERT :

French Genealogy
Research your French family tree with the help of these genealogical societies, records, surname lists, archives and libraries, and French genealogy research guides.

LAMBERT Family Genealogy Forum
Free message board is focused on descendants of LAMBERT ancestors around the world.

FamilySearch - LAMBERT Genealogy
Find records, queries, and lineage-linked family trees posted for the LAMBERT surname.

LAMBERT Surname & Family Mailing List
Free mailing list for researchers of the Lambert surname and its variations includes subscription details and a searchable archives of past messages.

Surname Finder - LAMBERT Genealogy & Family Resources
Find links to free and commercial resources for the Lambert surname.

The LAMBERT DNA Project
Project seeks to establish relationships among individuals with the Lambert surname (and related surnames) on a worldwide basis.

Cousin Connect - LAMBERT Genealogy Queries
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DistantCousin.com - LAMBERT Genealogy & Family History
Free databases and genealogy links for the last name LAMBERT.

MyCinnamonToast.com - LAMBERT Genealogy in All Regions
Centralized search results for family trees and other genealogy info on the LAMBERT surname.

References: Surname Meanings & Origins

Cottle, Basil. Penguin Dictionary of Surnames. Baltimore, MD: Penguin Books, 1967.

Dorward, David. Scottish Surnames. Collins Celtic (Pocket edition), 1998.

Fucilla, Joseph. Our Italian Surnames. Genealogical Publishing Company, 2003.

Hanks, Patrick and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Great Britain: Oxford University Press, 1989.

Reaney, P.H. A Dictionary of English Surnames. Oxford University Press, 1997.

Smith, Elsdon C. American Surnames. Genealogical Publishing Company, 1997.

 

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