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The nationality of Claxton can be very difficult to determine because countries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Claxton may be difficult to determine as result of whether the surname came about naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that are based on a professional trade, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").

Claxton Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Claxton come may come from a craft, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these trade-based family names might be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is essential to research the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many names like Claxton come from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. Commonly these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "From the ash tree".

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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Claxton were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in public records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Claxton. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Claxton name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Names like Claxton change in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across villages, family lines, and countries over time.

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