Taggart Family History
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Taggart Name Meaning
Scottish and northern Irish: reduced form of McTaggart, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac an t-Sagairt ‘son of the priest’, from sagart ‘priest’. Marriage by members of the clergy was prohibited after the 12th century, but was frequently practised nevertheless.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Mctaggart, Haggart, Taggert, Tarrant, Tagert, Haggerty, Mactaggart