Urquhart Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

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

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Urquhart Family Origin

Where is the Urquhart family from?

SHOW MORE

Urquhart Family Occupations

What did your Urquhart ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Urquhart. The most common Urquhart occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Urquhart's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Urquhart family was Keeping House.

Source: Census data for Urquhart | Data not to scale

Urquhart Historical Records

What Urquhart family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Urquhart ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Urquhart

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Urquhart Life Expectancy

What is the average Urquhart lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Urquhart ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Urquhart Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Look up another name