Dorman Surname History
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Dorman Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Dorman may be difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Dorman may be difficult to determine based on whether the family name originated naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of last names that come from a profession, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker).
Dorman Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Dorman come may come from a craft, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these craft-based last names can be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is good to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many names like Dorman originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and other related texts. Commonly these names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Grace of God".
Dorman Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Dorman 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 Dorman. Last names like Dorman vary in how they're said and written as they travel across communities, family branches, and eras across time. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Dorman family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.
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Dorman Family Tree
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- Cynthia Dorman
- Hannah Dorman Alling 1732 - 1808
- Ruth Dorman 1726 - 1810
- Ruth Dorman Perkins
- Sarah Dorman 1716 - 1777
- Sarah Thayer Dorman 1693 - 1753
- Seth Dorman 1682 - 1753
- Phoebe Dorman 1727 - 1775
- John Dorman
- Mary Dorman Sanford 1746 - 1834