History of your Surname
Get access to Mquhart family records.Start a free trial

Mquhart Family History

Mquhart Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Urquhart, Machart, Duhart, Neuhart, Manhart, Hart, Quant, Wishart

Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.

Hint: Try searching for a relative alive in 1940.

Black & white image of a young woman scientist

Where is the Mquhart family from?

You can see how Mquhart families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mquhart family name was found in the UK, and Scotland between 1841 and 1891. The most Mquhart families were found in United Kingdom in 1891, and Scotland in 1841. In 1891 there was 1 Mquhart family living in Essex. This was 100% of all the recorded Mquhart's in United Kingdom. Essex had the highest population of Mquhart families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mquhart surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Mquhart ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Mquhart ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

What Mquhart family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 10 census records available for the last name Mquhart. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mquhart census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search Canadian census records for Mquhart

Passenger Lists

There are 3 immigration records available for the last name Mquhart. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

View all Mquhart immigration records

Draft Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Mquhart. For the veterans among your Mquhart ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Mquhart military records

You've only scratched the surface of Mquhart family history

Discover More

What is the average Mquhart lifespan?

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in the Mquhart family tree

Explore Your Tree

Browse profiles of historical people with the Mquhart last name

Search for another surname
Enter last name/surname
Start a 14-Day Free Trial