What does the word From mean?

Usage examples for From

  1. Where he had come from, I don't know. – The-Burgess-Animal-Book-for-Children by Burgess, Thornton W. (Thornton Waldo)
  2. Levens is from Leofwin. – Story of My Life, volumes 1-3 by Augustus J. C. Hare
  3. But it got away from him. – Angel Island by Inez Haynes Gillmore