Cartwright Family History
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Cartwright Name Meaning
English: occupational name for a maker of carts, from Middle English cart(e) + wright ‘craftsman’ (see Wright). The surname is attested from the late 13th century, although the vocabulary word does not occur before the 15th century.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Arkwright, Wainwright, Boatwright, Wright, Cartright, Seabright