Calhoun Family History
Calhoun Surname History
The last name Calhoun is an old family line that has migrated all across the world for many generations, and as the name Calhoun has migrated, it has evolved making its history challenging to uncover. This page is a hub for a detailed history of the Calhoun family name, Calhoun origins, and records of Calhoun ancestors. Calhoun family history has a rich and complex origin whose details can be pieced together by Calhoun family researchers.
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The evolution of Calhoun begins with the origins of thesurname. Even in the earliest days of a name there are different spellings of that name simply because family names were infrequently written down at that stage in history.
Calhoun family members have migrated around different countries all throughout history. It was common for a family name to change as it enters a new country or language. As families, tribes, and clans emigrated between countries, the Calhoun name may have changed with them.
Calhoun country of origin
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The nationality of Calhoun is often very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Calhoun may be difficult to determine based on whether the name originated naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of family names that are based on professions, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).
Meaning of the last name Calhoun
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The meaning of Calhoun come may come from a trade, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these trade-based last names may be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is good to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many modern names like Calhoun originate from religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so on. Often these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Favored of God".
- Nancy Calhoun Swearingen
- Isham Calhoun Lansford, Sr. 1752 - 1827
- Anne Calhoun Mathews 1755 - 1830
- William A. Calhoun
- William Calhoun 1730 - 1791
- Mark Stuart Calhoun
- Homer L Calhoun
- Robert Calhoun Thomas 1876 - ?
- John Calhoun Christopher 1882 - ?
- Elsey Elcy-Alsa Tharp 1762 - 1850
- Elizabeth Calhoun
- Col. Joseph Calhoun 1750 - 1817
- Bernice E Brown Calhoun
- Oscar Calhoun Hendren 1842 - 1914
- John Calhoun Beam 1896 - ?
- Frances Calhoun Hamilton 1703 - 1788
- Patrick Calhoun 1727 - 1796
- Andrew Colhoun Calhoun 1700 - 1789
- Joseph Calhoun Mathews
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Famous people named Calhoun
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Calhoun
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Calhoun. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Calhoun spelling variations
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Last names like Calhoun change in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across villages, family unions, and countries over the years. In early history when few people could write, names such as Calhoun were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in official records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Calhoun. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Calhoun surname are important to understanding the history of the name.