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The nationality of Pewitt may be difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Pewitt may be in dispute based on whether the family name originated naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of names that are based on a profession, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the last name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).

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The meaning of Pewitt 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 last names can be a profession in a different language. This is why it is important to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many modern names like Pewitt originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so forth. Often these names relate to a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".

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Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Pewitt family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Names like Pewitt transform in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across tribes, family branches, and eras across time. In early history when few people could write, names such as Pewitt were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Pewitt.

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