Morton Surname History
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Morton Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Morton may be very difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Morton may be in dispute based on whether the family name came in to being organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of last names that are based on a craft, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Morton Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Morton come may come from a craft, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these trade-based last names can be a profession in another language. For this reason it is important to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many western names like Morton originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so on. Commonly these surnames relate to a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".
Morton Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Morton name are important to understanding the history of the name. Family names like Morton transform in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across tribes, family branches, and countries across time. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Morton were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were written in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Morton.
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Morton Family Tree
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- Valerie Ann Morton Bavidge 1949 - ?
- Clair Robert Morton
- David Scott Morton
- Jenny McConnell Morton
- Clarence Robert Morton
- Albert Scott Morton
- Robert Morton
- Aunt Lizzie Morton-Shields
- Ethyle Morton 1912 - ?
- Harry Morton 1889 - ?