Mortensen Surname History
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Mortensen Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Mortensen can be complicated to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Mortensen may be in dispute depending on whether the name came in to being naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of family names that are based on a craft, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Mortensen Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Mortensen come may come from a profession, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these craft-based surnames may be a profession in another language. For this reason it is important to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many modern names like Mortensen come from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and other related texts. Often these surnames relate to a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".
Mortensen Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Mortensen surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Surnames like Mortensen change in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across tribes, family lines, and languages over generations. In early history when few people could write, names such as Mortensen were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have given rise misspellings of Mortensen.
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Mortensen Family Tree
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- Lorentz Mortensen Angell 1626 - 1697
- Jens à Møinichen 1642 - 1712
- Peder Mortensen Wedsted Widsted 1616 - 1667
- Abigael Lerche Mortensen 1620 - 1669
- Søren Mortensen Hegelund 1525 - 1600
- Jep Mortensen 1610 - ?
- Knud Mortensen Lerche 1684 - 1741
- Jens Mortensen 1620 - ?
- Hans Mortensen Barnekow 1500 - 1559
- Thøger Mortensen Hvass 1545 - 1627