Donald Surname History
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Donald Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Donald may be very difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Donald may be in dispute based on whether the name came in to being organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on professions, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen).
Donald Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Donald come may come from a craft, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these craft-based last names may be a profession in another language. Because of this it is useful to research the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many western names like Donald originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. Often these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Favored of God".
Donald Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Donald were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Donald. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Donald family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Names like Donald change in how they're said and written as they travel across tribes, family branches, and countries over the years.
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Donald Family Tree
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- Leading Seaman Donald Shoenwald
- Hugh Donald Toney 1915 - ?
- Ralph Donald Wells 1897 - ?
- J. Donald Robbins
- Lord Donald Graham 1956 - present
- Jean DONALD Donaldson 1757 - 1844
- Daniel (Donald) Mackay ? - 1745
- Earl Of Mar. Donald 1297 - 1326
- Alonzo Donald Rhodes 1893 - 1964
- James Donald Williams 1937 - present