Quilter Family History
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Quilter Name Meaning
English: occupational name for a maker of quilts and mattresses, and also of the quilted garments worn in battle by those who could not afford armor made of metal, from an agent derivative of Middle English, cuilte, coilte ‘quilt’, ‘mattress’ (from Old French, from Latin culcita ‘mattress’).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Quiller, Cutler, Lister, Luter, Spilker, Filter, Rutter, Dupler