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Escott Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places called Eastcott (Wiltshire), Eastcotts (Bedfordshire), Eastcote (Greater London), or Eastcourt (Wiltshire), all named from Old English east ‘eastern’ + cot ‘cottage(s)’. In some cases the name may be an altered spelling of the French ethnic name Escot, a cognate of Scott.

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


Similar surnames: Cott, Prescott, Westcott, Scott, Muscott, Arscott, Scutt, Slott

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Escott Family Origin

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Escott Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Tailor

    2%
  • Baker

    2%

In 1881, Blacksmith, Agricultural Labourer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Escott. The most common Escott occupation in the UK was Blacksmith. 4% of Escott's were Blacksmiths. A less common occupation for the Escott family was Baker.

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Escott Historical Records

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Escott Life Expectancy

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