Clanton Surname History
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Clanton Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Clanton may be complicated to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Clanton may be difficult to determine as result of whether the family name originated naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of family names that come from a profession, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Clanton Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Clanton come may come from a profession, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these trade-based family names can be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is important to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many modern names like Clanton originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. In many cases these names are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Lamb of God".
Clanton Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Clanton were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were written in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Clanton. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Clanton family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Clanton change in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across villages, family branches, and languages over generations.
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Clanton Family Tree
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- Mary J Clanton 1911 - ?
- Charles F Clanton 1867 - ?
- Lucy M Clanton 1875 - ?
- Abigale Abby Clanton 1742 - 1833
- Martha Patsy Clanton Barker 1753 - 1841
- Drury Clanton ? - 1840
- John Clanton 1770 - 1814
- Drury Clanton 1744 - 1744
- John Clanton 1720 - 1781
- Elizabeth clanton Duke 1753 - ?