Claxton Family History
Claxton Surname History
This page is dedicated to the complete history of the Claxton family name, Claxton origins, and stories of people with the Claxton name. Claxton family history has a rich and complex origin whose details are beginning to be understood by Claxton family members. The Claxton family is an old heredity that has spread all across the world over the centuries, and as the name Claxton has migrated, it has changed making its history tricky to uncover.
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The evolution of Claxton begins with it's early ancestors. Even in the earliest days of a name there have been different spellings of that name simply because surnames were infrequently written down back when few people could write.
It was commonplace for a family name to change as it enters a new country or language. As families, tribes, and clans moved between countries and languages, the Claxton name may have changed with them. Claxton family members have moved across various regions all throughout history.
Claxton country of origin
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The nationality of Claxton is often difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Claxton may be in dispute based on whether the family name came about organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from a professional trade, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Meaning of the last name Claxton
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The meaning of Claxton come may come from a trade, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these trade-based last names can be a profession in some other language. This is why it is important to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many modern names like Claxton originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. Often these names are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".
- Francis Claxton
- Richard Claxton 1412 - 1430
- Symon Clarkson Claxton
- Robert Claxton 1430 - 1484
- Sir Robert Claxton
- Sarah Annie Claxton Sales 1851 - ?
- Elizabeth claxton Conyers
- Heiress Joan CLAXTON Carrington
- William Claxton
- John Claxton 1408 - 1430
- Felice Claxton 1458 - 1488
- Claxton Claxton 1432 - ?
- Margaret Claxton
- Robert Claxton 1404 - 1484
- Elizabeth Claxton 1454 - 1504
- ( Sir ) William Claxto Claxton 1378 - ?
- Joane Claxton 1410 - 1430
- Elizabeth Claxton 1406 - 1430
- Thomas Claxton 1414 - 1430
- Margaret Claxton 1507 - 1530
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Famous people named Claxton
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Claxton
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Claxton. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Claxton spelling variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Claxton were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Claxton. Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Claxton last name are important to understanding the history of the name. Names like Claxton change in how they're spelled as they travel across villages, family unions, and eras over time.