Tower Surname History
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- Tower spelling & pronunciation
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Tower Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Tower may be very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Tower may be in dispute as result of whether the surname came about organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of last names that come from professions, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Tower Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Tower come may come from a trade, such as the name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker. Some of these trade-based family names might be a profession in some other language. This is why it is good to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many modern names like Tower are inspired by religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and other related texts. In many cases these names are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Grace of God".
Tower Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Tower last name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. In early history when few people could write, names such as Tower were transliterated based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Tower. Last names like Tower change in how they're spelled as they travel across villages, family branches, and countries over the years.
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Tower Family Tree
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- Joshua Tower 1709 - ?
- Jerusha Tower 1732 - ?
- James Tower 1733 - ?
- Jerusha Tower 1741 - ?
- Deborah Tower 1741 - ?
- Joseph Tower
- Zerviah Eddy/Smith Tower
- Rachel Tower Bates 1674 - 1757
- Eunice Allen Tower 1733 - ?
- Jonathan Tower