Wolcott Family History
Wolcott Surname History
This page is a hub for the complete history of the Wolcott last name, Wolcott etymology, and stories of people with the Wolcott name. The last name Wolcott is an old lineage that has spread all across the world over time, and as the Wolcott family has spread, it has evolved making its etymology challenging to unearth. Wolcott family history has rich origins whose details are beginning to be understood by Wolcott family researchers.
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The evolution of Wolcott begins at it's earliest origins. Even in the early generations of a name there have been different spellings of that name simply because family names were infrequently written down that long ago.
It was common for a surname to change as it enters a new country or language. Wolcott family members have emigrated around the world all throughout history. As these families emigrated between countries and languages, the Wolcott name may have changed with them.
Wolcott country of origin
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The nationality of Wolcott is often difficult to determine because countries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Wolcott may be in dispute depending on whether the family name came in to being organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on a professional trade, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the family name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Meaning of the last name Wolcott
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The meaning of Wolcott come may come from a profession, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Many of these craft-based surnames can be a profession in another language. For this reason it is useful to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many modern names like Wolcott originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, etc. Often these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".
- Martha Wolcott 1664 - 1687
- Annis Porter Wolcott 1801 - 1882
- Sarah Chester Wolcott 1669 - ?
- Simon Wolcott, III 1694 - 1742
- Martha Wolcott Stoughton 1692 - 1751
- Christopher Wolcott 1696 - 1727
- Simon Wolcott, Jr. 1666 - 1732
- Mary Wolcott Eliot 1746 - ?
- Sarah Wolcott Treat 1690 - 1743
- Elizabeth Wolcott Cooley 1662 - 1708
- Guy Wolcott 1760 - 1823
- Eunice Wolcott 1697 - 1725
- Joanna Cooke Wolcott 1638 - 1657
- Marion Post Wolcott 1910 - ?
- Lemuel Porter Wolcott
- Guy Wolcott, Jr. 1787 - 1865
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Famous people named Wolcott
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Wolcott
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Wolcott. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Wolcott spelling variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Wolcott 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 given rise misspellings of Wolcott. Family names like Wolcott vary in how they're spelled as they travel across tribes, family unions, and eras over the years. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Wolcott family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.