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The nationality of Brotherton can be complicated to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Brotherton may be in dispute based on whether the family name came about naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from a craft, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).

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The meaning of Brotherton come may come from a craft, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these trade-based last names can be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is good to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many names like Brotherton are inspired by religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and other related texts. Commonly these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".

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Family names like Brotherton change in their spelling as they travel across villages, family lines, and languages over the years. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Brotherton were transliterated based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Brotherton. Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Brotherton family name are important to understanding the history of the name.

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