Calvin Surname History
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Calvin Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Calvin may be difficult to determine because countries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Calvin may be difficult to determine depending on whether the surname originated naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of last names that are based on professions, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the surname "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).
Calvin Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Calvin come may come from a craft, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these craft-based surnames might be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is useful to research the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many western names like Calvin come from religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, etc. Commonly these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".
Calvin Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Calvin last name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Calvin were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Calvin. Names like Calvin transform in their spelling as they travel across villages, family branches, and eras over time.
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Calvin Family Tree
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- John Calvin Cotton 1885 - ?
- James Calvin Milligan
- D.C. Calvin Hardy 1878 - ?
- Donald Calvin Kerr 1917 - ?
- William Calvin McCormick/McCormack 1884 - ?
- Jonathan Calvin Harvey
- Osborne Calvin
- President Calvin Coolidge 1872 - ?
- Benjamin Calvin Johston 1874 - ?
- John Calvin Barstow 1908 - ?