Rathbone Surname History
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Rathbone Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Rathbone may be complicated to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Rathbone may be difficult to determine based on whether the name came about naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that come from a profession, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Rathbone Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Rathbone come may come from a craft, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these craft-based last names may be a profession in some other language. This is why it is good to research the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many names like Rathbone originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and other related texts. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious sentiment such as "Grace of God".
Rathbone Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Rathbone surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Rathbone were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have given rise misspellings of Rathbone. Family names like Rathbone transform in how they're spelled as they travel across communities, family branches, and languages over generations.
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Rathbone Family Tree
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- Samuel RATHBONE Rathbun 1672 - 1757
- Wait RATHBONE Rathbun 1702 - ?
- Rebecca RATHBONE Rathbun 1713 - ?
- Martha Rathbone
- Diadema Rathbone Mack 1748 - 1799
- Content Rathbone 1775 - 1863
- Jonathan Rathbone 1762 - 1824
- Elijah Rathbone 1740 - 1825
- Walter Rathbone 1734 - 1818
- Samuel Rathbone 1736 - 1786