Mason Surname History
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- Mason spelling & pronunciation
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Mason Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Mason can be difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Mason may be in dispute based on whether the family name originated naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of surnames that are based on a craft, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the family name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials).
Mason Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Mason 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 can be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is good to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many names like Mason originate from religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so forth. Commonly these family names are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Lamb of God".
Mason Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Family names like Mason vary in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family lines, and eras across time. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Mason were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Mason. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Mason name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.
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Mason Family Tree
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- M Mason
- Cleo Mason 1915 - ?
- William Mason Atwood 1847 - ?
- landon mason 1886 - ?
- Pvt. Richard W. Mason
- ? Sgt. Mason
- ? Mrs. Mason
- Martha V Mason-Ivie 1875 - ?
- Col. William B Mason
- Sophronia Mason 1809 - ?