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Scott Last Name Origin & Family History

Scott Last Name Meaning

Scott is a surname of Scottish origin. It is first attributed to Uchtredus filius Scoti who is mentioned in the charter recording in the foundation of Holyrood Abbey and Selkirk in 1120 and the border Riding clans who settled Peeblesshire in the 10th century and the Duke of Buccleuch.

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You can see how Scott families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Scott family name was found in the USA between {{Object.keys(lastNameData.where)[0]}} and {{Object.keys(lastNameData.where)[Object.keys(lastNameData.where).length -1]}}. The most Scott families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 3,963 Scott families living in New York. This was about 13% of all the recorded Scott Families in the USA. New York, Pennsylvania, Texas had the highest poulation of Scott families. Use census records to see where families with the Scott surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

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Scott Life Expectancy

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