Brewster Surname History
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- Brewster spelling & pronunciation
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Brewster Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Brewster is often very difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Brewster may be in dispute as result of whether the family name originated organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from professions, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Brewster Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Brewster come may come from a craft, such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen. Some of these profession-based family names can be a profession in a different language. This is why it is essential to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many names like Brewster come from religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, etc. Often these family names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".
Brewster Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Surnames like Brewster vary in how they're written as they travel across villages, family unions, and countries over generations. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Brewster were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in official records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Brewster. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Brewster surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name.
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Brewster Family Tree
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- Cornelia B Waring Butman 1898 - 1980
- Benjamin Brewster 1633 - 1710
- Ann Addis Brewster-Darte 1628 - 1709
- Sheila Brewster Rauch Kennedy 1949 - present
- Martha Brewster
- Nathan Brewster 1746 - 1834
- Jonah Brewster 1724 - 1750
- Mary Partridge Brewster 1693 - 1743
- Mary Anne Brewster 1660 - 1750
- Jedediah Brewster