Newton Surname History
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Newton Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Newton is often complicated to determine because countries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Newton may be difficult to determine based on whether the surname came about organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the last name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Newton Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Newton come may come from a craft, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these profession-based last names might be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is useful to research the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many names like Newton originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so forth. Commonly these surnames are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".
Newton Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Newton were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Newton. Last names like Newton transform in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across tribes, family unions, and languages over the years. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Newton family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.
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Newton Family Tree
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- James Newton 'Newt' Shaw 1878 - ?
- Thomas Newton Holcomb 1884 - ?
- Margaret Newton White
- Henry Newton Kittrell 1846 - ?
- Joseph Newton Zinn 1904 - ?
- Elliott Jesse NEWTON
- Nona Willis - Newton
- Fleming Newton 1918 - ?
- Rachel Isaacs Newton 1815 - ?
- Alice Creps Newton 1847 - ?