Matilda Surname History
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Matilda Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Matilda is often complicated to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Matilda may be in dispute based on whether the family name originated naturally and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from a professional trade, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Matilda Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Matilda come may come from a craft, such as the name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker. Some of these trade-based last names can be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is essential to research the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many western names like Matilda originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, etc. In many cases these names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".
Matilda Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Matilda were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in official records. This could have led to misspellings of Matilda. Last names like Matilda vary in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across communities, family unions, and languages over the years. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Matilda surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name.
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Matilda Family Tree
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- Sarah Matilda (Tillie) MCMURRIN 1900 - ?
- Letha Matilda Creps 1890 - ?
- Alice Matilda Dindsale 1862 - ?
- Wolford and Matilda Pisel
- Henry and Matilda Flood
- Irene Matilda (Greer) Minehart 1886 - ?
- Charles Henderson Sharp & Elizabeth Matilda Orr 1864 - ?
- Elizabeth Matilda Orr 1879 - ?
- Louisa Matilda Ericksson 1835 - ?
- Hannah Matilda Cheney 1849 - ?