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Rittenhouse Surname History
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Rittenhouse Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Rittenhouse may be complicated to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Rittenhouse may be in dispute as result of whether the family name originated naturally and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of names that are based on professions, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Rittenhouse Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Rittenhouse come may come from a trade, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these profession-based family names can be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is essential to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many western names like Rittenhouse originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".
Rittenhouse Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Rittenhouse were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in official records. This could have given rise misspellings of Rittenhouse. Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Rittenhouse last name are important to understanding the history of the name. Surnames like Rittenhouse vary in their spelling as they travel across villages, family branches, and languages across time.
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Rittenhouse Family Tree
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- Rebecca Rittenhouse Bonham 1758 - 1830
- Sarah Emans Rittenhouse 1775 - 1809
- Hannah Emans Rittenhouse
- Harriett Rittenhouse born 1840
- Rachel Rittenhouse Barker 1824 - 1888
- Elizabeth Rittenhouse Sergeant
- Lillian Capitola Rittenhouse
- Rufus Clark Rittenhouse
- Harvey Sprague Rittenhouse
- Clarissa C. Rittenhouse