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The nationality of Peyton is often difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Peyton may be difficult to determine depending on whether the family name came about naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of surnames that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen).

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The meaning of Peyton come may come from a craft, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these trade-based surnames can be a profession in some other language. This is why it is good to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many western names like Peyton originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. In many cases these family names relate to 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 Peyton were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Peyton. Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Peyton family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Family names like Peyton vary in how they're written as they travel across tribes, family unions, and eras across time.

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