Nethercott Family History
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Nethercott Name Meaning
English: a topographic name for someone who lived in a cottage at the lower end of a settlement, from Middle English nether(e) ‘lower’ (Old English neoðera) + cot ‘cottage’, or a habitational name from any of various places named with these elements, as for example Nethercote or Nethercott in Oxfordshire, Nethercote in Warwickshire, or Nethercott in Devon.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Netherton, Prescott, Heathcote, Nethercutt, Northcutt, Leatherwood