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Ellwood Surname History

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The nationality of Ellwood may be complicated to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Ellwood may be in dispute based on whether the name came about naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from a profession, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).

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The meaning of Ellwood come may come from a trade, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these trade-based last names may be a profession in some other language. This is why it is important to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many names like Ellwood originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so on. Often these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".

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