Alcorn Surname History
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Alcorn Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Alcorn can be complicated to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Alcorn may be in dispute based on whether the name came about naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of last names that are based on a profession, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).
Alcorn Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Alcorn come may come from a trade, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these craft-based last names may be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is good to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many modern names like Alcorn originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so forth. Often these surnames are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".
Alcorn Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Alcorn surname are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Last names like Alcorn vary in their spelling as they travel across tribes, family lines, and languages across time. In early history when few people could write, names such as Alcorn were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Alcorn.
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Alcorn Family Tree
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- Martha Alice Alcorn 1889 - ?
- Martha Alice (Alcorn)Delong 1889 - ?
- Robert Alcorn 1883 - ?
- Margaret C Alcorn 1786 - 1872
- Coleman Alcorn 1861 - ?
- Grant Alcorn 1867 - ?
- Joel F. Alcorn 1860 - ?
- Margaret Jane Congleton Alcorn 1840 - 1921
- William Alcorn 1835 - 1911
- Alverda Alcorn Griggs 1871 - 1946