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Uerquhart Surname 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, Farquhar, Neuhart, Bernhart, Marquart, Erhart, Gerhart

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Where is the Uerquhart family from?

You can see how Uerquhart families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Uerquhart family name was found in the USA, and Scotland between 1871 and 1920. The most Uerquhart families were found in Scotland in 1871. In 1871 there were 6 Uerquhart families living in Ross and Cromarty. This was 100% of all the recorded Uerquhart's in Scotland. Ross and Cromarty had the highest population of Uerquhart families in 1871.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Uerquhart surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

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

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Census Records

There are 43 census records available for the last name Uerquhart. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Uerquhart census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1 immigration records available for the last name Uerquhart. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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

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