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Drayton Surname History
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Drayton Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Drayton may be difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Drayton may be difficult to determine as result of whether the family name originated organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that are based on professions, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Drayton Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Drayton come may come from a craft, such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen. Some of these profession-based family names can be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is good to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many modern names like Drayton originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, etc. Commonly these names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Grace of God".
Drayton Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Drayton name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Names like Drayton vary in how they're written as they travel across villages, family branches, and eras over generations. In early history when few people could write, names such as Drayton were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Drayton.
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Drayton Family Tree
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- Henry Drayton 1911 - 1980
- Carolyn Drayton 1932 - 2011
- Bernice Drayton 1934 - 2004
- Cleveland Drayton 1912 - 1987
- Elizabeth Drayton 1898 - 1995
- Dorothy Drayton 1908 - 2007
- Herbert Drayton 1900 - 1973
- Herbie Drayton 1927 - 1977
- Inezk Drayton 1920 - 1995
- Martha Drayton 1899 - 1984