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Cathcart Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Cathcart near Glasgow.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Cather, Cathers, Stewart, Start, Cashmore, Caprara, Gatica, Kithcart

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Cathcart Family Origin

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Cathcart Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    7%
  • Coal Miner

    4%
  • Agricult Lab

    3%
  • Dressmaker

    2%

In 1881, Labourer, Coal Miner and Agricult Lab were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cathcart. A less common occupation for the Cathcart family was Dressmaker. The most common Cathcart occupation in the UK was Labourer. 7% of Cathcart's were Labourers.

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Cathcart Historical Records

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Cathcart Life Expectancy

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