Surnames Categorized "musicians"
This is a list of surnames in which the categories include musicians.
Originally a nickname for a person who had brown hair or skin. A notable bearer is Charlie Brown from the 'Peanuts' comic strip by Charles Schulz.
From the occupation, derived from Middle English carpentier
(ultimately from Latin carpentarius
meaning "carriage maker").
Occupational name for a person who operated a cart to transport goods, from Norman French caretier
. A famous bearer is the former American president Jimmy Carter (1924-).
Means "priest" from Hebrew כֹּהֵן (kohen)
. It originally denoted one of the priestly tribe of Levi.
From a nickname for a person who had grey hair or grey clothes.
MANN German, English
From a nickname meaning "man". This may have originally been given in order to distinguish the bearer from a younger person with the same name.
Occupational name meaning "mower, cutter of hay" in Old English.
Designated a person who had originally lived near the mouth of the Roe River in Derry, Ireland.
Means "son of NEIL
". This name was borne by the British admiral Horatio Nelson (1758-1805).
Means "keeper of the park" in Middle English. It is an occupational name for a person who was a gamekeeper at a medieval park.
Derived from Old French tailleur
meaning "tailor", ultimately from Latin taliare