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The nationality of Pelton can be difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Pelton may be in dispute depending on whether the family name came in to being naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from a profession, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).

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The meaning of Pelton come may come from a trade, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these profession-based surnames can be a profession in another language. Because of this it is important to research the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many western names like Pelton come from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. Often these family names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".

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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Pelton were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Pelton. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Pelton name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Surnames like Pelton transform in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family lines, and eras across time.

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