Fairweather Family History
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Fairweather Name Meaning
English and Scottish: nickname for a person with a sunny temperament. Compare Merryweather. There is a legend that a Scottish family of Highland origin assumed this name in punning allusion to Job 37:22, ‘Fair weather cometh out of the north’. At the present time the surname is most frequent in East Anglia.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press