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Urquhart Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from any of four places so called. One in Fife is found in old records (1128) as Pettnaurcha, a Pictish-Gaelic name meaning ‘the portion of the shot’. Others, including one on Loch Ness, are named with Welsh ar ‘on’, ‘by’ + cardden ‘thicket’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Quarto, Duhart, Hughart, Farquhar, Uehara, Bickhart, Dukart, Brouhard

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Urquhart Family Origin

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Urquhart Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Going To School

    9%
  • Student

    6%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1881, the most common Urquhart occupation in Canada was Farmer. 35% of Urquhart's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Urquhart family was Carpenter. Farmer, Going To School and Student were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Urquhart.

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