Dotson Family History
Dotson Surname History
This Dotson history and genealogy page contains the accumulated history of the Dotson family name made up of user-submitted content from other AncientFaces users. The Dotson family name is an old lineage that has spread all across the world over time, and as the name Dotson has spread, it has changed making its history tricky to unearth. Dotson family history has a rich and complex origin whose details have been accumulated over the years by Dotson family members.
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The evolution of Dotson begins with it's early ancestors. Even in the earliest days of a name there are changes in that name simply because last names were infrequently written down that long ago.
It was commonplace for a surname to change as it enters a new country or language. Dotson ancestors have emigrated across various regions all throughout history. As Dotson families moved between countries, the Dotson name may have changed with them.
Dotson country of origin
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The nationality of Dotson is often difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Dotson may be difficult to determine based on whether the surname came about naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of names that come from a profession, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Meaning of the last name Dotson
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The meaning of Dotson come may come from a trade, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Many of these trade-based last names might be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is essential to research the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many names like Dotson originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and other related texts. Commonly these surnames are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "From the ash tree".
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- Mary Learbelle (Mollie) Stephenon Dotson Mayfield 1872 - ?
- James Carey (JC) Dotson 1891 - ?
- Dock Floyd Dotson 1852 - ?
- Mary Ann (Polly Ann) Renno/Amos/Nigs(Raincrow) Dotson 1813 - ?
- Cornelia (Fannie) F Dotson Nunley 1876 - ?
- Daniel Webster Dotson 1911 - ?
- Evelyn Dotson 1925 - 1986
- Benny J Dotson 1934 - present
- William (Willie) H Dotson 1870 - ?
- Aubrey Dotson 1907 - present
- Mary Rosaline (Rosalie) Dotson Nestler 1925 - ?
- Ernest G Dotson 1938 - 2000
- Charles Conward Dotson 1930 - 1997
- Mable Joyce Dotson 1932 - 1933
- Joel Dotson Parks
- Walter L Dotson 1895 - ?
- Eliza G Dotson 1935 - present
Dotson Family Tree
Famous people named Dotson
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Dotson
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Dotson. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Fun facts about the Dotson family
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Dotson spelling variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Dotson were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Dotson. Last names like Dotson vary in their spelling as they travel across villages, family unions, and eras over the years. Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Dotson last name are important to understanding the history of the name.