Pelton Family History
Pelton Surname History
This Pelton origins and history page contains the contributed history of the Pelton last name made up of user-submitted content from other AncientFaces users. Pelton family history has a complex evolution whose details can be pieced together by Pelton family members. The last name Pelton is an old lineage that has spread all across the world for many generations, and as the name Pelton has spread, it has evolved making its history difficult to piece together.
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The evolution of Pelton begins at it's earliest origins. Even in the earliest days of a name there have been changes in that name simply because family names were infrequently written down that long ago.
It was not uncommon for a last name to change as it enters a new country or language. As these families emigrated between countries and languages, the Pelton name may have changed with them. Pelton families have migrated around different countries all throughout history.
Pelton country of origin
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The nationality of Pelton is often very difficult to determine because countries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Pelton may be difficult to determine as result of whether the name came in to being organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of last names that come from a professional trade, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).
Meaning of the last name Pelton
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The meaning of Pelton come may come from a trade, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. A lot of these profession-based family names may be a profession in another language. This is why it is important to know the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many names like Pelton originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. In many cases these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".
- Leah Hanson Pelton
- Phoebe Pelton Walton
- James Pelton
- James Pelton 1779 - 1854
- Phineas Pelton 1758 - 1850
- Nabby Pelton
- John B Pelton, Sr 1682 - 1735
- Dr. Eugene Charles Pelton 1915 - ?
- Ada Pelton Fike
- Ruth Johnson Pelton
- John Pelton
- Elizabeth Burr Pelton 1719 - 1795
- Elizabeth Pelton Johnson
- Peggy (Gillespie) Pelton 1945 - ?
- James PELTON Pelton 1710 - 1794
- Elisha Pelton
- Phineas Pelton
- Polly Pelton Luke
- Phillip Antrim Pelton
- Rebecca Johnson Pelton 1758 - ?
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Famous people named Pelton
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Pelton
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Pelton. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Fun facts about the Pelton family
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Pelton spelling variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Pelton were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Pelton. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Pelton surname are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Surnames like Pelton vary in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across villages, family unions, and countries over time.