Last name: EWART

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EWART : This last name is indexed 33,544 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

EWART : English:: 1: from the Middle English (Old French) personal name Ewart a French form of Edward.2: occupational name from Middle English ewehird ‘ewe herd keeper of the sheep’ (Old English ēowu + hierde). Ewes were kept for their milk from which cheese was made. The name may also have survived as Howard.3: habitational name from Ewart (Northumberland) from Old English ēa ‘river’ + worth ‘enclosure’. The place is indeed enclosed on three sides by the rivers Glen and Till.

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