Thomson Family History
Thomson Surname History
The last name Thomson is an old heredity that has spread all across the world for many generations, and as the Thomson family has migrated, it has evolved making its origin a challenge to unearth. This Thomson history and genealogy page contains the contributed history of the Thomson surname made up of user-uploaded content from other AncientFaces users. Thomson family history has a rich and complex origin of which the particulars are beginning to be understood by Thomson family researchers.
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The evolution of Thomson starts with the origins of thefamily name. 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.
Thomson family members have moved around the world all throughout history. It was not unusual for a surname to change as it enters a new country or language. As Thomson families emigrated between countries and languages, the Thomson name may have changed with them.
Thomson country of origin
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The nationality of Thomson is often very difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Thomson may be difficult to determine based on whether the family name came about organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that come from professions, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Meaning of the last name Thomson
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The meaning of Thomson come may come from a craft, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Many of these trade-based last names can be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is good to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many names like Thomson originate from religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so on. Often these family names relate to a religious expression such as "Grace of God".
- John Thomson 1858 - ?
- Matthew H Thomson 1850 - ?
- Herb F Thomson 1884 - ?
- Eleanor Thomson
- Henry James Thomson Flint
- Mathew H Thomson 1850 - ?
- Catherine Thomson Hogarth Hogarth 1815 - 1879
- Florence Thomson
- Maudella Thomson 1915 - ?
- Samuel Thomson 1696 - 1779
- Martha Thomson 1705 - 1781
- Herbert Thomson 1884 - ?
- Rex M Thomson
- Maude Thomson 1889 - ?
- Jim Thomson Leitch 1944 - ?
- Margaret E Thomson 1849 - ?
Thomson Family Tree
Famous people named Thomson
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Thomson
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Thomson. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Fun facts about the Thomson family
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Thomson spelling variations
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Names like Thomson change in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across tribes, family unions, and countries across time. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Thomson 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 Thomson. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Thomson surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name.