Donaldson Family History
Donaldson Surname History
Donaldson family history has rich origins of which the particulars have been accumulated over the years by Donaldson family members. This Donaldson origins and history page contains the contributed history of the Donaldson family name made up of user-uploaded content from other AncientFaces users. The last name Donaldson is an old heredity that has spread all across the world for many generations, and as the Donaldson family has spread, it has changed making its history difficult to piece together.
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The evolution of Donaldson starts with it's early ancestors. Even in the early generations of a name there have been changes in that name simply because family names were infrequently written down back when few people could write.
As Donaldson families moved between countries, the Donaldson name may have changed with them. It was not uncommon for a last name to change as it enters a new country or language. Donaldson family members have migrated around different countries all throughout history.
Donaldson country of origin
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The nationality of Donaldson is often very difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Donaldson may be in dispute depending on whether the surname originated naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of family names that are based on a professional trade, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen).
Meaning of the last name Donaldson
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The meaning of Donaldson come may come from a trade, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. A lot of these craft-based surnames might be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is important to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many names like Donaldson originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so forth. Often these family names relate to a religious expression such as "From the ash tree".
- C.D. Donaldson
- Helen McGill Donaldson 1885 - ?
- James Donaldson 1787 - ?
- Stokley Donaldson Walker 1831 - ?
- William Donaldson CRAWFORD Crawford 1793 - 1850
- William Donaldson Kimball 1854 - ?
- Mary Vontella Donaldson 1937 - ?
- Anna Mae Cunningham Donaldson 1914 - ?
- Lloyd Edward Donaldson 1932 - ?
- Elizabeth Donaldson Mcilvain 1760 - 1786
- Mary Vontella Donaldson Riley 1937 - ?
- Maude Evelynne Donaldson 1935 - ?
- Jean DONALD Donaldson 1757 - 1844
- John Donaldson
- ? Donaldson-Blake
- Susie Victoria Grigg Donaldson 1890 - ?
- Sarah Donaldson 1833 - ?
- Camilla Almeria Hammond Donaldson Kimball 1819 - 1867
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Famous people named Donaldson
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Donaldson
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Donaldson. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Donaldson spelling variations
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Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Donaldson family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Donaldson were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Donaldson. Family names like Donaldson change in their spelling as they travel across tribes, family unions, and countries across time.