Layton Surname History
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Layton Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Layton may be complicated to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Layton may be difficult to determine based on whether the name came in to being organically and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on a craft, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Layton Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Layton come may come from a craft, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these trade-based last names may be a profession in another language. This is why it is good to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many western names like Layton originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, etc. In many cases these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".
Layton Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Layton surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Layton were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Layton. Surnames like Layton change in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family branches, and languages over generations.
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Layton Family Tree
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- Thomas Layton 1839 - ?
- E. K. Layton
- William B Layton 1887 - ?
- Christopher Layton 1821 - ?
- Ann Runion Layton
- Nathaniel 1733 Moore 1733 - 1817
- Jane Layton Layton-Thornton 1458 - 1498
- Benjamin 1733 1733 Cleveland 1733 - 1811
- Anna 1733 1733 Sargent 1733 - ?
- William M Layton 1420 - 1458