Witherspoon Family History & Genealogy
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Witherspoon Surname History
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The nationality of Witherspoon can be complicated to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Witherspoon may be in dispute depending on whether the family name came about organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from a craft, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Witherspoon Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Witherspoon come may come from a profession, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these profession-based surnames can be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is useful to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many names like Witherspoon originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. Often these names relate to a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".
Witherspoon Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Witherspoon were transcribed 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 Witherspoon. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Witherspoon family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Surnames like Witherspoon vary in their spelling as they travel across tribes, family lines, and languages over generations.
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Witherspoon Family Tree
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- Maud Witherspoon 1875 - ?
- Rev. Samuel Witherspoon 1785-1864 Doak 1785 - 1864
- Janet Witherspoon Witherspoon
- John Witherspoon Mcfarland 1801 - 1853
- Gavin Witherspoon, Jr. 1901 - present
- Gwendolin Vivian Witherspoon 1903 - present
- Jack Vivian Witherspoon 1909 - present
- Gavin Witherspoon 1862 - ?
- Johne Witherspoon 1627 - 1672
- Nn Witherspoon 1642 - ?