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’.

List of People with Surname Urquhart

According to our database, there are a total of 1,428 people with the surname Urquhart. Among these people surnamed Urquhart, there are about 375 distinct names, with an average of 3 people who have the same name. James Urquhart, Robert Urquhart and Mary Urquhart are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Urquhart, with 40, 30 and 30 people respectively.

Besides that, we found that California has the largest number of people surnamed Urquhart, with a total of 150 people, and there are a total of 96 distinct names among these people. Florida is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Urquhart, with a total of 135 people and an average of 91 distinct names.