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Platten Surname History
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Platten Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Platten may be complicated to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Platten may be in dispute based on whether the family name originated organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that are based on a profession, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the surname "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Platten Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Platten come may come from a craft, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these craft-based last names can be a profession in a different language. This is why it is essential to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many names like Platten originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. Commonly these surnames relate to a religious sentiment such as "Grace of God".
Platten Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Platten were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Platten. Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Platten name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Surnames like Platten transform in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across tribes, family branches, and languages across time.
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Platten Family Tree
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- John P Platten 1958 - 2006
- John Platten 1891 - 1966
- John J Platten 1916 - 1994
- George Platten 1893 - 1976
- Oscar Platten 1898 - 1972
- George Platten 1902 - 1979
- Peggy Platten 1887 - 1964
- Theresa Platten 1918 - 1998
- Rebecca H Platten 1915 - 1997
- Lester E Platten 1911 - 2000