Alton Surname History
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- Alton spelling & pronunciation
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Alton Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Alton can be very difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Alton may be in dispute as result of whether the surname originated organically and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of family names that are based on professions, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).
Alton Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Alton come may come from a profession, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these craft-based family names might be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is good to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many names like Alton originate from religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so forth. Often these surnames relate to a religious expression such as "Lamb of God".
Alton Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Family names like Alton change in their spelling as they travel across tribes, family lines, and countries over time. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Alton were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have given rise misspellings of Alton. Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Alton family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name.
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Alton Family Tree
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- Otho Alton Shafer 1889 - ?
- Mayme Alton McDonald
- ? Alton
- Rosa Harrigan Alton
- Ed Alton
- Clarence Alton
- Jimmy Alton
- Rita Ann Alton
- Loretta Alton
- Rose Harrigan Alton