Popularity of the last name by country

France

Origine of last name

MARCOTTE : 1: Altered form of French Marcot: from a pet form of the personal name Marc Latin Marcus (see <a href="https://en.geneanet.org/surnames/Mark">Mark</a> 1). Altered ending reflects the Canadian and American French practice of sounding the final -t.2: French (Picardy): metonymic occupational name for a vine-grower from Old French marcotte ‘vineshoot forming a layer’.

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