Chitwood Family History
Chitwood Surname History
Chitwood family history has a rich and complex origin of which the particulars are beginning to be understood by Chitwood family researchers. The Chitwood family name is an old heredity that has spread all across the world over time, and as the name Chitwood has spread, it has evolved making its origin difficult to piece together. This Chitwood origins and history page contains the contributed history of the Chitwood last name made up of user-submitted content from other users interested in the Chitwood family.
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The evolution of Chitwood starts with the origins of thesurname. Even in the earliest days of a name there have been different spellings of that name simply because last names were infrequently written down back when few people could write.
As Chitwood families emigrated between countries and languages, the Chitwood name may have changed with them. Chitwood ancestors have migrated around different countries all throughout history. It was not uncommon for a last name to change as it enters a new country or language.
Chitwood country of origin
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The nationality of Chitwood can be complicated to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Chitwood may be difficult to determine as result of whether the family name originated 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 "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).
Meaning of the last name Chitwood
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The meaning of Chitwood come may come from a craft, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. A lot of these trade-based family names can be a profession in a different language. This is why it is important to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many modern names like Chitwood originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so forth. Commonly these surnames relate to a religious expression such as "Lamb of God".
- Sarah Elizabeth Chitwood ? - 1832
- Thomas Chitwood, Jr.
- Joel Chitwood Dickson 1839 - ?
- Thomas Chitwood
- Matthias Cheatwood Chitwood, Jr.
- Mattais Chitwood, Sr.
- Richard Cheatwood Chitwood
- William Chitwood
- Captain James Cheatwood Chitwood
- Joel Chitwood, Jr.
- Keziah Maxwell Chitwood-Cook
- Mary Key Chitwood
- Elizabeth Giles Chitwood
- Elizabeth Chitwood Penn
- William Chitwood, 1716
- William Chitwood
- Elizabeth Chitwood 1839 - 1928
- Susannah CORN Chitwood 1794 - 1850
- Thomas Chitwood, Jr.
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Famous people named Chitwood
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Chitwood
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Chitwood. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Chitwood spelling variations
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Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Chitwood last name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Family names like Chitwood change in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across villages, family lines, and languages over generations. In early history when few people could write, names such as Chitwood were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Chitwood.