Purse Family History
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Purse Name Meaning
English: metonymic occupational name for someone who made bags or purses or for an official in charge of expenditure, from Middle English purse (via Old English from Latin bursa). Scottish: variant of Purser.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Purser, Burse, Furse, Eure, Hurst, Porte, Hulse, Nurse, Puls, Busse