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Torkelson Surname History
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Torkelson Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Torkelson can be difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Torkelson may be in dispute as result of whether the surname came about organically and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of last names that are based on professions, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the last name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Torkelson Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Torkelson come may come from a craft, such as the name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk". Some of these craft-based family names might be a profession in some other language. This is why it is good to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many names like Torkelson are inspired by religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".
Torkelson Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Torkelson were transliterated based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Torkelson. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Torkelson last name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Last names like Torkelson transform in their spelling as they travel across tribes, family lines, and eras over generations.
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Torkelson Family Tree
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- Kleng Torkelss.følgesvoll Fyljesvoll Erfjord 1775 - 1845
- Ola Torkelson Bergsholmen Høle 1680 - 1758
- Isak Torkelson Leirstein 1699 - 1759
- Torkel Torkelson Leirstein Bolstad 1715 - 1766
- Endre Torkelson Haga
- Ola Torkelson Haga 1751 - 1820
- Tore Torkelson Haga 1793 - 1878
- Sven Torkelson Solberg
- Arnbjøn Torkelson Solberg 1651 - 1722