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Denison Surname History
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Denison Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Denison can be complicated to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Denison may be difficult to determine depending on whether the family name originated organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of family names that are based on professions, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker).
Denison Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Denison come may come from a trade, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these craft-based surnames can be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is essential to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many modern names like Denison come from religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so forth. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".
Denison Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Family names like Denison vary in how they're written as they travel across communities, family lines, and languages over generations. In early history when few people could write, names such as Denison were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have given rise misspellings of Denison. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Denison surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name.
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Denison Family Tree
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- Latham Denison
- Daniel Denison 1730 - 1793
- Katherine Avery Denison 1737 - 1825
- Elizabeth Denison
- Sarah Denison Avery 1689 - 1774
- Esther Denison 1769 - 1826
- Mary Polly Babcock Denison 1760 - 1817
- Elihu Denison
- Phebe Denison Avery 1743 - 1818
- Nancy Denison Denison Avery 1794 - 1832