Surnames across Europe: Ever wondered what your surname would be if you were French? This infographic delves into the most common English surnames and their equivalents in French, Spanish, German and Italian.
NOT EVERY SCOTTISH ANCESTOR WAS A "HIGHLAND SCOT" - some of them lived a wild and rough life on horseback in the Borders Region as Border Reivers. Check to see if your family name is here. They were a very interesting people and their story should be known and remembered. (Border Reiver surname map showing Border Reiver family names from both sides - Scotland & England.)