Interesting surnames?

Like Fletcher or Raethorne. Any suggestions welcome!

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  • 8 years ago
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    Fletcher is an occupational surname. A fletcher is someone who makes arrows.

    ENGLISH OCCUPATIONAL SURNAMES

    1.SMITH

    2.TAYLOR

    3.WALKER

    4.WRIGHT

    5.TURNER

    6.COOPER

    7.WARD

    8.BAKER

    9.BELL

    10.PARKER

    11.MILLER

    12.COOK

    13.CARTER

    14.BAILEY

    15.FOSTER

    16.CHAPMAN

    17.MASON

    18.WEBB

    19.HUNT

    20.PALMER

    21.FISHER

    22.BARKER

    23.BUTLER

    24.FLETCHER

    25.HUNTER

    26.DAY

    27.SPENCER

    28.WEBSTER

    29.NEWMAN

    30.PORTER

    31.GARDNER

    32.SHEPHERD

    33.COOKE

    34.HARPER

    35.POTTER

    36.COLEMAN

    37.WHEELER

    38.BAXTER

    39.SLATER

    40.HAMMOND

    41.BARBER

    42.WOODWARD

    43.FOWLER

    44.TUCKER

    45.HAYWARD

    46.SKINNER

    47.GLOVER

    48.FULLER

    49.CARTWRIGHT

    50.ARCHER

    51.WARNER

    52.GODDARD

    53.BUTCHER

    54.DYER

    55.SHEPPARD

    56.HOOPER

    57.GARDINER

    58.WINTER

    59.NAYLOR

    60.LEACH

    61.GARNER

    62.CARPENTER

    63.FARMER

    64.CHANDLER

    65.COLLIER

    66.FAULKNER

    67.POTTS

    68.TYLER

    69.FORSTER

    70.GALE

    71.POWER

    72.WALLER

    73.GOODMAN

    74.SADLER

    75.BATEMAN

    76.HOOD

    77.BOWMAN

    78.RAYNER

    79.MERCER

    80.DRAPER

    81.LISTER

    82.BREWER

    83.COPE

    84.WAITE

    85.GOODALL

    86.MILNER

    87.WAINWRIGHT

    88.HICKMAN

    89.GRAINGER

    90.SMYTH

    91.SALTER

    92.MATHER

    93.BAYLISS

    94.BAIRD

    95.TANNER

    96.RYDER

    97.SAWYER

    98.ROPER

    99.CROWTHER

    100.BANNISTER

    Raethorne is a locational surname. It has many variations including Rawsthorn(e), Rawstorn(e), Rawstron and Rosten, to Rostern(e), Rosthorn, Rosson and Roston. It comes from a place called Rostherne in Cheshire. The first part of the name is from an Old Danish name "Rauthr" meaning "the red-one" so it means the place of the red-ones thorn bush.

    ENGLISH LOCATIONAL SURNAMES

    ABNEY

    ACKER

    ACKERMAN

    AINSWORTH

    AKERS

    ALLSOPP

    APPLEBY

    APPLETON

    ARMISTEAD

    ARRINGTON

    ASH

    ASHLEY

    ASHWORTH

    ATTAWAY

    AUDLEY

    AYERS

    AYTON

    BAGLEY

    BANCROFT

    BANKS

    BARDSLEY

    BARLOW

    BARNES

    BARTON

    BEASLEY

    BECKET

    BECKETT

    BECKHAM

    BENTON

    BERRY

    BEVERLEY

    BEVERLY

    BLACKBOURNE

    BLACKBURN

    BLACKWOOD

    BLAKESLEE

    BLOODWORTH

    BLOXAM

    BLOXHAM

    BOLTON

    BOON

    BOONE

    BOURKE

    BOYCE

    BRADDOCK

    BRADFORD

    BRADLEY

    BRANDON

    BRECKENRIDGE

    BRECKINRIDGE

    BRENT

    BRIGHAM

    BRISTOL

    BRISTOW

    BRITTON

    BROADBENT

    BROOK

    BROOKE

    BROOKS

    BURKE

    BURNHAM

    BURNS

    BURTON

    BUSH

    CANTRELL

    CARLISLE

    CARLYLE

    CAULFIELD

    CHADWICK

    CHESHIRE

    CHURCH

    CLAYTON

    CLIFFORD

    CLIFTON

    CLINTON

    CLOSE

    COBURN

    COCKBURN

    COLLINGWOOD

    COLTON

    COMBS

    COMSTOCK

    CRAWFORD

    CREWE

    CROFT

    DALTON

    DAUGHERTY

    DELANEY

    DENZIL

    DEVEREUX

    DISNEY

    DOWNER

    DWERRYHOUSE

    EASTON

    EATON

    ECCLESTON

    ECCLESTONE

    ELLSWORTH

    FAIRBURN

    FARNHAM

    FENN

    FLEMING

    FORD

    FOREST

    FORESTER

    FORNEY

    FORREST

    FOSS

    FOSTER

    HADAWAY

    HAIGHT

    HALL

    HALLMAN

    HAMPTON

    HARDEN

    HARDWICK

    HARFORD

    HARGRAVE

    HARLAN

    HARLAND

    HARLEY

    HARLOW

    HATHAWAY

    HATHEWAY

    HATHOWAY

    HAYDEN

    HAYES

    HAYLEY

    HAYWOOD

    HEAD

    HEADLEY

    HEATH

    HEDLEY

    HIGHTOWER

    HILL

    HILLAM

    HILTON

    HOGARTH

    HOLLANDS

    HOLLINS

    HOLME

    HOLMES

    HOLMWOOD

    HOLT

    HONEYCUTT

    HOOKER

    HORSFALL

    HORTON

    HOWE

    HOWLAND

    HUDDLESTON

    HUDNALL

    HUXLEY

    HUXTABLE

    HYLAND

    INGHAM

    KEIGHLEY

    KELSEY

    KILLAM

    KIMBERLEY

    KIPLING

    KIRBY

    KYNASTON

    LACEY

    LACY

    LANDON

    LANE

    LANGDON

    LANGLEY

    LEAVITT

    LEDFORD

    LEE

    LINCOLN

    LINDON

    LINDSAY

    LINTON

    LINWOOD

    LOCKWOOD

    LOMAN

    LONDON

    LUM

    LUND

    LYNDON

    LYNN

    LYNTON

    LYNWOOD

    LYON

    MACY

    MARLEY

    MARSTON

    MASSEY

    MEADOWS

    MIDGLEY

    MILBURN

    MILFORD

    MILLHOUSE

    MILTON

    MONTGOMERY

    MOORE

    MOTTERSHEAD

    MURGATROYD

    NESS

    NEWPORT

    NEWTON

    NORRIS

    NORWOOD

    NYE

    OAKLEY

    ODELL

    OGDEN

    OLHOUSER

    OVERTON

    OWSTON

    PADMORE

    PARIS

    PARRISH

    PEMBERTON

    PICKERING

    PICKLE

    PLASKETT

    PLATT

    PRESCOTT

    PRESSLEY

    PRESTON

    PUTNAM

    RADCLIFF

    RAMSEY

    RHODES

    RIDLEY

    RIGBY

    RILEY

    ROMILLY

    ROSCOE

    ROSS

    ROWBOTTOM

    ROWE

    ROYDEN

    ROYLE

    ROYCETON

    SELBY

    SEYMOUR

    SHAW

    SHELBY

    SHERBURN

    SIDNEY

    SMEDLEY

    SOUTHERS

    SOUTHGATE

    SOWARDS

    SPALDING

    STAFFORD

    STAINTHORPE

    STAMP

    STANTON

    ST JOHN

    STRICKLAND

    STROUD

    SUGGITT

    SUMMERFIELD

    SWINDLEHURST

    THORN .

    THORNE

    THORPE

    THRUSSELL

    THWAITE

    TIMBERLAKE

    TITTENSOR

    TOFT

    TOWNSEND

    TRACEY

    TRASK

    TRELOAR

    TRENGOVE

    TRENT

    TUFT

    UNDERHILL

    UPTON

    VANCE

    VANN

    VARLEY

    VIPOND

    WAKEFIELD

    WALMSLEY

    WALTON

    WARE

    WARREN

    WASHINGTON

    WATERS

    WESTLEY

    WHEELOCK

    WHITNEY

    WINCHESTER

    WINSHIP

    WINTON

    WITHERSPOON

    WOOTTON

    WORTHAM

    WRAY

    WINDOM

    YORK

    YOXALL

  • What about:

    Dunney

    Robinson

    Bryant

    Seymour

    Lennox

    FitzGerald

    DeBaie

    Degaust

    Cholock

    Dixon

    Hope I helped :)

  • 8 years ago

    McCall

    Nash

    Braxton

  • Roisin
    Lv 6
    8 years ago

    Lucius

    Aisle

    Brady

    Drayton

    Laguna

    Bellven

    Pioneer

    Ferrari

    Tudson

    I don't know what interesting is to you.

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