Skelton Family History
Skelton Surname History
This Skelton history and genealogy page contains the contributed history of the Skelton last name made up of user-contributed content from other users interested in the Skelton family. Skelton family history has a rich and complex origin of which the particulars are beginning to be understood by Skelton family members. The last name Skelton is an old heredity that has spread all across the world for many generations, and as the name Skelton has spread, it has changed making its history tricky to piece together.
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The evolution of Skelton begins with it's early ancestors. Even in the earliest days of a name there are changes in that name simply because family names were infrequently written down back when few people could write.
It was commonplace for a last name to change as it enters a new country or language. As families, tribes, and clans moved between countries and languages, the Skelton name may have changed with them. Skelton ancestors have travelled around different countries all throughout history.
Skelton country of origin
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The nationality of Skelton can be difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Skelton may be in dispute based on whether the family name originated naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of names that come from professions, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Meaning of the last name Skelton
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The meaning of Skelton come may come from a trade, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. A lot of these trade-based last names can be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is important to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many names like Skelton originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. Commonly these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Lamb of God".
- Mary E Skelton 1856 - ?
- James Skelton, Dr.
- Thomas Skelton 1674 - 1710
- Deborah Skelton ? - 1701
- Lucy Skelton 1743 - ?
- James Skelton Gilliam 1763 - 1814
- John Skelton 1767 - 1771
- Sarah Skelton 1674 - 1751
- Bathurst Skelton 1744 - 1768
- ? Skelton Hardy 1568 - 1652
- William Ellis Skelton 1878 - ?
- James Skelton 1621 - 1684
- Hannah Skelton Harris
- Eda Skelton 1898 - ?
- Joan De Skelton Roos 1410 - 1470
- Nancy Skelton
- Susannah Skelton
- John Skelton 1655 - 1706
- Joseph Skelton ? - 1705
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Famous people named Skelton
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Skelton
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Skelton. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Skelton spelling variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Skelton were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Skelton. Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Skelton last name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Surnames like Skelton transform in how they're spelled as they travel across communities, family lines, and eras over time.