When Theresa Tharsey Warnick was born in 1812, in Tennessee, United States, her father, John Warnick, was 32 and her mother, Lucinda Griffin, was 28. She married John R Rutherford on 26 July 1826, in Blount, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Blount, Alabama, United States in 1860.
Scottish and Irish: variant of Warnock .
East German: habitational name from a place so named in Brandenburg (now in Poland).
Germanized or Americanized form of Polish Warnik and Jewish (from Ukraine) Varnik and Varnyk: metonymic occupational name from Polish warnik warnik ‘cooking gear’. The surname Warnik is very rare in Poland.
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