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The nationality of Cannon may be very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Cannon may be in dispute depending on whether the surname originated naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of last names that come from a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the surname "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).

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The meaning of Cannon come may come from a profession, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these craft-based surnames might be a profession in a different language. This is why it is important to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many modern names like Cannon originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".

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In early history when few people could write, names such as Cannon were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Cannon. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Cannon last name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Surnames like Cannon transform in how they're written as they travel across communities, family branches, and countries across time.

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