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The nationality of Horton may be complicated to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Horton may be difficult to determine depending on whether the name came about organically and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on a craft, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).

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The meaning of Horton come may come from a craft, such as the name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials. Some of these trade-based surnames may be a profession in some other language. This is why it is important to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many western names like Horton come from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so forth. In many cases these names relate to a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".

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Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Horton family name are important to understanding the history of the name. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Horton were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have led to misspellings of Horton. Family names like Horton transform in how they're said and written as they travel across communities, family branches, and languages across time.

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