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The nationality of Carlton can be complicated to determine because countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Carlton may be in dispute based on whether the name came about organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from a profession, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the last name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).

Carlton Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Carlton come may come from a craft, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these trade-based last names may be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is essential to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many modern names like Carlton come from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, etc. Often these names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Grace of God".

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In early history when few people could write, names such as Carlton were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Carlton. Last names like Carlton transform in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across communities, family lines, and languages over the years. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Carlton surname are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.

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